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Cost Estimator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$69,107 (USD)

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Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimator is $69,107 a year and $33 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimator is between $49,212 and $85,419. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Cost Estimator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, material, equipment, and labor estimates involved in assigned products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes.
  • Provides preliminary estimates for planning purposes and detailed itemized estimates based on final plans and specifications.
  • Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and develops itemized lists.
Cost Estimator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Cost Estimators

Job family population: 210,900

Estimated population of Cost Estimator jobs: 87,178

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Cost Estimator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Cost Estimator
Feb 22
Trussville, AL, USA
Schreiber LLC
Consult with personnel in other departments to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues. Conduct special studies to develop and establish cost data reduction and or increases. Maintain ...
Construction Estimator - Birmingham, AL
Mar 6
Birmingham, AL, USA
Bhate Environmental Associates, Inc.
Knowledge in estimating software such as Timberline and ISQFT Takeoff is required, in addition to working knowledge of RS Means cost estimation. * The position will be based in Birmingham, AL but ...
Instrumentation and Electrical Estimator
Feb 27
Mobile, AL, USA
Loenbro Inc.
The Estimator will provide data and cost analysis for estimate reviews and presentations. Estimates will cover all types of contracts and include civil or mechanical work for process facilities ...
Cost Estimator
Feb 22
Schreiber LLC
... estimating and Salesforce
Packaging Estimator
Mar 14
Huntsville, AL, USA
Onin Staffing
Identify and quantify potential cost uncertainties to ensure quotes capture the full range of ... Quotes include time, cost and labor estimates. * May update costs as necessary based on new ...
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