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Cost Estimating Manager Salary
in San Diego, California

$127,141 (USD)

Average Salary

$61/hr

Average Hourly

$9,523

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimating Manager is $127,141 a year and $61 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimating Manager is between $88,988 and $157,928. 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 San Diego, California.

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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 San Diego, California, 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:
$147,391
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Cost Estimating Manager Job Listings for San Diego, California

HVAC Commercial Project and Service Manager
Jul 15
San Diego, CA, USA
Greater San Diego Air Conditioning Company, Inc.
... cost to manager. Specific Responsibilities Include • Manage company's HVAC-related service and construction jobs from beginning to end • Qualify prospective customers and/or projects • Estimate ...
Project Manager / Production Manager
Jun 27
San Diego, CA, USA
Double G Painting & Contracting INC.
Manage projects from start to finish * Perform take-offs and deliver submittals timely ... Attend walk-throughs and determine factors that will affect the cost estimate * Possess strong ...
Project Manager/Owners Representative
Jul 18
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Gilliland Construction Management
... cost control reports. Manage the project closeout process. Other duties will include:Assist in ... prepare project estimates and develop project schedules. They should be able to understand ...
Construction Estimator/Project Manager
Jun 28
San Diego, CA, USA
HYPERION CONSTRUCTION
Prepare cost estimates, by calculating complete take-offs from architectural drawings * Maintain ... Create the procurement management plan * Request, review, and approve submittals/shop drawings
Senior Program Manager
Jul 17
Carlsbad, United States
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Proficient with project management principles (e.g., resource allocation, cost estimation, risks analysis). * Proficient with project management tools and applications. * Proficient with Microsoft ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimating Manager is $127,141 a year and $61 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimating Manager is between $88,988 and $157,928. 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 San Diego, California.

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Cost Estimating Manager Job Listings for San Diego, California

HVAC Commercial Project and Service Manager
Jul 15
San Diego, CA, USA
Greater San Diego Air Conditioning Company, Inc.
... cost to manager. Specific Responsibilities Include • Manage company's HVAC-related service and construction jobs from beginning to end • Qualify prospective customers and/or projects • Estimate ...
Project Manager / Production Manager
Jun 27
San Diego, CA, USA
Double G Painting & Contracting INC.
Manage projects from start to finish * Perform take-offs and deliver submittals timely ... Attend walk-throughs and determine factors that will affect the cost estimate * Possess strong ...
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