How much does a Estimator make?

Updated May 5, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$61,898 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,869 salaries

$39K

Low

$62K

Average

$98K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Estimator is $61,898 in United States. Filter by location to see Estimator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,869 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Estimator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Construction Estimator$68,904 /yr
L3
Senior Construction Estimator$104,709 /yr
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Cost Estimator

$63,233

per year

Electrical Estimator

$67,565

per year

Chief Estimator

$101,494

per year

Construction Cost Estimator

$66,906

per year

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Gerber Collision & Glass
3.2

Gerber Collision & Glass

Estimator

$53,343

 /yr
Range: $22K - $105K
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$22K

$105K

$21,685 - $105,114 Range

Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Estimator

$83,092

 /yr
Range: $61K - $100K

$61K

$100K

$60,524 - $99,505 Range

J T Magen
4.5

J T Magen

Estimator

$91,425

 /yr
Range: $52K - $124K

$52K

$124K

$51,573 - $124,182 Range

Snapsheet
3.2

Snapsheet

Estimator

$66,862

 /yr
Range: $45K - $73K

$45K

$73K

$44,774 - $73,090 Range

Kiewit Corporation
3.7

Kiewit Corporation

Estimator

$73,615

 /yr
Range: $62K - $80K

$62K

$80K

$61,600 - $80,455 Range

Structure Tone
4.4

Structure Tone

Estimator

$84,769

 /yr
Range: $56K - $135K

$56K

$135K

$56,005 - $134,928 Range

McCarthy Building
4.5

McCarthy Building

Estimator

$72,085

 /yr
Range: $64K - $96K

$64K

$96K

$64,220 - $95,724 Range

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PCL Construction
4.2

PCL Construction

Estimator

$79,001

 /yr
Range: $61K - $105K

$61K

$105K

$61,284 - $105,142 Range

Progressive Insurance
3.9

Progressive Insurance

Estimator

$53,576

 /yr
Range: $46K - $63K

$46K

$63K

$46,116 - $62,964 Range

Rosendin
4.2

Rosendin

Estimator

$76,570

 /yr
Range: $70K - $88K

$70K

$88K

$69,560 - $88,221 Range

Caliber Collision
3.5

Caliber Collision

Estimator

$53,515

 /yr
Range: $37K - $90K

$37K

$90K

$36,858 - $90,000 Range

84 Lumber
3.8

84 Lumber

Estimator

$42,250

 /yr
Range: $36K - $52K

$36K

$52K

$36,270 - $52,473 Range

BELFOR Group
3.4

BELFOR Group

Estimator

$57,621

 /yr
Range: $50K - $89K

$50K

$89K

$50,013 - $89,149 Range

Hollywood Center Studios

Estimator

$55,882

 /yr
Range: $33K - $81K

$33K

$81K

$33,058 - $80,970 Range

CyberCoders
4

CyberCoders

Estimator

$82,066

 /yr
Range: $67K - $115K

$67K

$115K

$66,678 - $115,405 Range

Servpro Industries
3.4

Servpro Industries

Estimator - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $11 - $37

$11

$37

$11 - $37 Range

Shawmut Design and Construction
3.8

Shawmut Design and Construction

Estimator

$88,987

 /yr
Range: $62K - $124K

$62K

$124K

$61,549 - $124,154 Range

DH Pace
3

DH Pace

Estimator

$47,441

 /yr
Range: $38K - $65K

$38K

$65K

$37,711 - $65,464 Range

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
3.5

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope

Estimator

$50,579

 /yr
Range: $26K - $71K

$26K

$71K

$25,721 - $70,829 Range

R.R. Donnelley
3.2

R.R. Donnelley

Estimator

$55,481

 /yr
Range: $44K - $70K

$44K

$70K

$44,321 - $69,761 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Estimator salaries

The average salary for a Estimator is $61,898 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 2869 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Estimator employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Estimator in United States is $97,845 per year.

The lowest salary for a Estimator in United States is $39,158 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent estimator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$75,000
per year
An Estimator in the Augusta, GA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Augusta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
An Estimator in the Pittsburgh, PA Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Pittsburgh, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$110,000
per year
An Estimator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
$6k profit sharing
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Project Estimator in the Spartanburg, SC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Spartanburg, SC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Project Estimator in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
An Estimator in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
An Estimator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private