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Cost Estimator salary in United States

How much does a Cost Estimator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $75,978
Low $45,188
High $127,748
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a cost estimator is $75,978 per year in the United States. 624 salaries reported, updated at July 28, 2022.

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Top companies for Cost Estimators in United States

  1. SM&A
    22 reviews16 salaries reported
    $194,574per year
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Highest paying cities for Cost Estimators in United States

  1. Arlington, VA
    $106,027 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. San Francisco, CA
    $97,586 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Newark, NJ
    $93,600 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $72,005 per year
    5 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $67,954 per year
    5 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $67,038 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $64,872 per year
    7 salaries reported
  2. Auburn Hills, MI
    $63,850 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Pittsburgh, PA
    $56,316 per year
    5 salaries reported
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Where can a Cost Estimator earn more?

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Most common benefits for Cost Estimators

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 28 ratings

32% of Cost Estimators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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