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Cost Estimating Manager Salary

$114,505 (USD)

Average Salary

$55/hr

Average Hourly

$8,576

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimating Manager is $114,505 a year and $55 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimating Manager is between $80,144 and $142,233. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cost Estimating Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Manages and coordinates, through subordinate personnel, employees engaged in estimating the cost of the design, tooling, manufacture, and modification of products or projects.
  • Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, and labor estimates for products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes.
  • Determines cost factors and provides estimates used for management purposes, such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness.
  • Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions.
Cost Estimating Manager Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Industrial Production Managers

Job family population: 171,520

Estimated population of Cost Estimating Manager jobs: 6,187

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$132,743
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Cost Estimating Manager Job Listings for United States

ESTIMATING MANAGER
Jun 19
Centerville, UT, USA
Hogan & Associates Construction
The Estimating Manager is responsible for cost accuracy of estimates (and bids), maintains a high level of professionalism from the department while meeting deadlines in a timely manner. Also ...
# 9148 - Engineering Technician III ( Cost Estimator)
Jul 17
Van Nuys, CA, USA
ieSolutions
... Estimating Catalog and "typical" estimates based on findings. Alert the manager of any findings. · ... cost estimation techniques; facilitate training and knowledge sharing throughout TPW to verify ...
Cost Estimator
Jul 15
Mayfield Heights, OH, USA
OneSource Technical, Inc.
Responsibilities will include cost estimating, optimizing turnaround time for new product introduction, and coordination with operational departments to manage engineering changes. This position ...
Senior Estimation Manager - Solar
Jul 7
Phoenix, AZ, USA
TBC Power & Renewables
Familiarity with estimating software like Modelogix, Timberline, and/or WinEST
Construction Cost Estimator
Jul 12
San Francisco, CA, USA
Plant Construction Company, L.P.
The Cost Estimator has a key role in the construction department and is responsible for the ... management team to prepare any successful estimates for construction · Quantify and price project ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimating Manager is $114,505 a year and $55 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimating Manager is between $80,144 and $142,233. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cost Estimating Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Cost Estimating Manager Job Listings for United States

ESTIMATING MANAGER
Jun 19
Centerville, UT, USA
Hogan & Associates Construction
The Estimating Manager is responsible for cost accuracy of estimates (and bids), maintains a high level of professionalism from the department while meeting deadlines in a timely manner. Also ...
# 9148 - Engineering Technician III ( Cost Estimator)
Jul 17
Van Nuys, CA, USA
ieSolutions
... Estimating Catalog and "typical" estimates based on findings. Alert the manager of any findings. · ... cost estimation techniques; facilitate training and knowledge sharing throughout TPW to verify ...
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