Cost estimator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Cost estimator salary by state

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

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 credit analysts but more than recruiters.

Career Median Salary
Credit analyst salary $65K
Market research analyst salary $62K
Loan officer salary $60K
Public relations specialist salary $60K
Energy broker salary $55K
Cost estimator salary $59K
Accountant salary $59K
Advertising sales agent salary $52K
Music business manager salary $32K
Recruiter salary $57K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)