Career and Job Search Guide

Cost Estimator Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $15.19 $25.45 $42.46
  Annual Wage $31,600 $52,900 $88,300
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Cost Estimators prepare cost estimates to aid management in bidding on or determining price of products or services. They may specialize according to particular services performed or types of products manufactured.