ENGINEER/ESTIMATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$77,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$77,000
Median 50%
$113,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kiewit
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does an engineer/estimator make?
Engineers/Estimator in the US make on average $77,543 annually or $37.28 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $114,000. Professional companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Engineer/Estimator salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Colorado, Texas, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for an Engineer/Estimator is 3.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Estimator
$75,055

Average Engineer/Estimator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Engineer/Estimator makes. Most Engineer/Estimator jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Engineers/Estimator are Kiewit and Altair Engineering. In addition, companies like Midway Products Group and Skanska USA Building Inc. report highly competitive salaries for Engineers/Estimator.

Average Engineer/Estimator Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Engineer/Estimator in the USA is $77,543 annually or $37.28 hourly. San Jose, CA reports the highest Engineer/Estimator salaries at $81,670 per year. The San Jose, CA average entry-level salary for Engineers/Estimator is $48,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Colorado, Texas, and New Hampshire are the highest paying states. Montana, Idaho, Alabama, Georgia, and South Carolina are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$81,670
2
Corpus Christi, TX
$74,607
3
Redmond, WA
$74,022
4
Windsor, CT
$72,786
5
New York, NY
$71,876

Average Engineer/Estimator Salary By Industry

Engineer/Estimator salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Construction companies, Utilities companies, and Professional companies pay their Engineers/Estimator well. Construction companies pay Engineers/Estimator an average salary of $81,734, Utilities companies pay $80,343, and Professional companys come in at $73,491. At $67,960, the average salary for Engineers/Estimator in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Construction
$81,734
2
Utilities
$80,343
3
Professional
$73,491
4
Manufacturing
$67,960

RECENTLY ADDED Engineer/Estimator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/30/2019
$65,000
Selectek
Engineer/Estimator
09/24/2019
$56,349
Selectek
Engineer/Estimator
08/12/2019
$56,349
Ohmstede Ltd.
Estimating Engineer
03/21/2019
$82,784
Honeywell International Inc.
Estimator/Engineer
03/19/2019
$85,000
Carter Mechanical, Inc.
Estimator-Mechanical Engineering Projects
03/19/2019
$60,944
Turner Construction Company
Assistant Estimating Engineer
03/14/2019
$65,000
Honeywell International Inc.
Estimator/Engineer
03/12/2019
$84,099
Jason Incorporated
Engineer-Cost Estimation and Product Development
03/12/2019
$65,000
Joseph J. Albanese, Inc.
Estimating Engineer
03/12/2019
$78,770
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