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Cost Estimator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$89,540 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cost Estimator is $89,540 a year and $43 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Cost Estimator is between $63,763 and $110,675. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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 %



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Cost Estimator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Cost Estimator
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Estimator Work Location: New York, NY 10004 Shift Timing: 8:30am-5:30pm Mon-Fri Duration: Permanent employment with benefits Salary: Competitive Pay Qualifications: · Minimal estimating experience ...
Estimator Job - New York - Estimator
Jun 4
New York, NY, USA
Resourcing Group
The cost estimator shall assist the project team in contract negotiations * The cost estimator shall respond to requests for explanations of their cost estimates * The cost estimator shall review ...
Construction Estimator
Jun 11
New York, NY, USA
Bolster.us, Inc.
Estimator We are looking for an experienced and talented Estimator to join the Bolster family. New ... Assess the cost effectiveness of products, projects or services and tracking actual costs relative ...
Experienced Estimator - Millwork
Jun 12
Melville, NY, USA
Great Company
Job purpose We are looking for an experienced estimator to support the sales process by developing detailed cost estimates for projects. This is a collaborative position that offers the opportunity ...
Jun 10
South Plainfield, NJ, USA
Arcade Beauty
Job Purpose: Provides strategic and consistent pricing guidance by using pricing and cost estimating tools to develop new, accurate and revised item estimates for new business opportunities.
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