Construction Estimator Job Description

Construction Estimators look at the necessary human and material resources necessary for building projects and determine a projected total cost of each building venture.

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We are looking for an experienced Construction Estimator to help us determine the costs of our major building developments and projects. A successful candidate for this position will be responsible for first learning all relevant project details and specifications and using this information to set reasonable and competitive cost estimates.


A construction estimator earns anywhere from $40,000 to $86,000 per year. The median salary for this position is $58,000 per year.


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