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Cost Engineer Estimator Salary

$103,489 (USD)

Average Salary

$50/hr

Average Hourly

$3,570

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 07, 2019

The average pay for a Cost Engineer Estimator is $103,489 a year and $50 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cost Engineer Estimator is between $72,644 and $128,444. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cost Engineer Estimator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Estimates costs for construction projects, manufacturing of engineering products, or other projects or services requested to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service.
  • Determines type of materials or equipment requirements; utilizes knowledge of products to be manufactured, services to be performed, or type of structure to be built, using blueprints and specifications.
  • This position is distinguished from other cost estimator positions as the levels of responsibilities and complexity of work typically requires a degree in engineering.
Cost Engineer Estimator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Industrial Engineers

Job family population: 279,550

Estimated population of Cost Engineer Estimator jobs: 79,504

Rate of error: 1.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$119,973
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Cost Engineer Estimator Job Listings for United States

VP - Construction Estimating, Project Controls, and Cost Engineering
Nov 20
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Sequence Systems
... estimator and cost engineering executive to build the internal management program for one of the national largest corporations in support of their portfolio of $5 billion (and growing) in active ...
General Construction & Construction Management Cost Engineer | Estimator
Nov 27
Miami, United States
THE RINALDI GROUP
The Rinaldi Group, an award winning and highly recognized NYC & Florida high-rise general contractor and construction management firm building residential rentals and condos, hotels and office ...
Cost Engineer
Nov 20
Orlando, United States
The Middlesex Corporation
Position Summary The Cost Engineer is responsible maintaining a true and accurate cost structure ... Review project features with Estimating department and ensure that work quantities are being ...
MOT Engineer (Estimating) - KIE
Dec 4
Englewood, United States
Kiewit Corporation
MOT Engineer (Estimating) - KIE Date: Dec 4, 2019 Location: Englewood, CO, US Company: Kiewit ... on safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that achieve client expectations and further ...
Engineering Estimator - Structured Cabling Telecommunications
Nov 7
us
T and D Communications, Inc.
Reporting to the VP of Operations your focus will be to provide solutions design, engineering, and cost estimates for our sales team and operations teams. What we are looking for: * Demonstrated ...

The average pay for a Cost Engineer Estimator is $103,489 a year and $50 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cost Engineer Estimator is between $72,644 and $128,444. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cost Engineer Estimator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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VP - Construction Estimating, Project Controls, and Cost Engineering
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The Rinaldi Group, an award winning and highly recognized NYC & Florida high-rise general contractor and construction management firm building residential rentals and condos, hotels and office ...
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