Cost Estimator Salary in the United States

How much does a Cost Estimator make in the United States? The average Cost Estimator salary in the United States is $69,298 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $60,332 and $77,203. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Cost Estimator

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Job Openings for Cost Estimator
Industrial Automation Inc. -
Review cost estimates. * Communicate with team members regarding new and current projects. * Prepare estimates in detail, including; direct labor in set-up and run time, projected material costs ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
AtWork Personnel Services - Orange County -
We are looking for a Machine Shop Cost Estimator to start immediately. Great Benefits, Life Insurance, Holiday and Sick Pay, 401k Profit Sharing and more! The ideal candidate must have excellent ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
LS Gallegos & Associates -
Uses specialized construction estimating software to generate information and analysis. 11. Provides input into life-cycle cost analysis of various design alternatives. 12. Prepares cost and ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Strategic Value Solutions, Inc. -
The position is for a full-time Senior Cost Analyst/Cost Estimator. Depending on experience and qualifications, this position could be designated our Director for Cost Services. The position is in ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Vanderveer Industrial Plastics - Placentia , CA
Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing. * Analyze blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials and labor estimates. * Consult with vendors, customers, personnel in ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Energy Solutions Corp -
Estimator - Oil & Gas Pipeline Facilities The Estimator prepares the cost estimates and spend schedules used by management to assess, plan, and schedule projects. Responsibilities include developing ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago