Cost estimator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Cost estimator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $78,580
Alabama $55,910
Arkansas $56,410
Arizona $62,437
California $70,660
Colorado $66,270
Connecticut $69,070
District of Columbia $94,440
Delaware $67,000
Florida $57,230
Georgia $62,460
Guam $61,820
Hawaii $79,890
Iowa $60,460
Idaho $60,400
Illinois $64,709
Indiana $61,210
Kansas $66,500
Kentucky $61,966
Louisiana $62,810
Massachusetts $72,520
Maryland $71,650
Maine $59,970
Michigan $59,250
Minnesota $62,710
Missouri $63,570
Mississippi $57,630
Montana $57,390
North Carolina $59,750
North Dakota $64,220
Nebraska $56,620
New Hampshire $65,180
New Jersey $69,960
New Mexico $58,240
Nevada $62,020
New York $75,730
Ohio $60,640
Oklahoma $60,500
Oregon $71,490
Pennsylvania $64,661
Puerto Rico $30,090
Rhode Island $67,190
South Carolina $59,580
South Dakota $54,560
Tennessee $58,520
Texas $69,330
Utah $63,740
Virginia $67,680
Vermont $62,970
Washington $72,420
Wisconsin $54,970
West Virginia $60,260
Wyoming $73,750

How do cost estimator salaries compare to similar careers?

Cost estimators earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than securities and commodities brokers but more than recruiters.

Career Median Salary
Securities and commodities broker salary $62K
Public relations specialist salary $61K
Loan officer salary $58K
Stock trader salary $60K
Accountant salary $61K
Cost estimator salary $59K
Publicist salary $58K
Social fundraiser salary $57K
Advertising sales agent salary $52K
Recruiter salary $55K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)