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Estimator Cost Salary
in Dayton, Ohio

$75,089 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Estimator Cost is $75,089 a year and $36 an hour in Dayton, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for an Estimator Cost is between $53,472 and $92,813. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Estimator Cost. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dayton, Ohio.

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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.
Estimator Cost Job Prevalence in Dayton, Ohio, United States

Job family: Cost Estimators

Job family population: 210,900

Estimated population of Estimator Cost jobs: 87,178

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Dayton, Ohio

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Description: Dayton () is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County. A small part of the city extends into Greene County. The 2017 U.S. census estimate put the city population at 140,371, while Greater Dayton was estimated to be at 803,416 residents. This makes Dayton the fourth-largest metropolitan area in Ohio and 63rd in the United States. Dayton is within Ohio's Miami Valley region, just north of Greater Cincinnati. Ohio's borders are within 500 miles (800 km) of roughly 60 percent of the country's population and manufacturing infrastructure, making the Dayton area a logistical centroid...

Estimator Cost Job Listings for Dayton, Ohio

Pre-Construction Manager
Apr 19
Cincinnati, OH, USA
The Premier Resources Group
Analyze plans and specifications to understand labor, material, and equipment costs in order to prepare professional and accurate cost estimates in the schematic, design development, and construction ...
May 24
Englewood, OH, USA
Ideal Image, Inc.
Assess cost effectiveness of products, materials, projects or services. * Tracking actual costs ... Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work.
Mechanical Cost Engineer
Apr 25
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Interactive Business Systems
Estimate projects changes of scope and generate proposals quotes for contracts. * Monitor job cost data and schedule to assure budget goals are met. * Work with customers to ensure that the design ...
MEP Estimating Manager
Apr 23
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Bulldog Recruiters Inc.
MEP Estimating Manager This is an exciting position for someone who has experience in estimating ... Create Surveys and Cost Analysis * You will be responsible for working with owners and designers to ...
The Manager of Estimating and Major Projects
Mar 19
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Life Safety Services
... and cost-effective manner. The Manager of New Construction and Estimating manages project managers on new construction projects and a team of estimators and AutoCAD specialists. The Manager of ...
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