Estimator Jobs in Pasadena, CA

Responsible for gauging the cost and time a project will require. Estimators may travel to worksites, read blueprints and technical documents, collaborate with engineers and other high-level personnel, or consult construction experts in order to gather data regarding materials, labor, and time needed to complete the project. They analyze this information to calculate reasonable cost-effective budgets and probable project timelines. Strong computer skills are important, as most estimates are determined using programs.

Estimators produce output for several purposes. Some focus on specific parts of a larger project, such as the time needed for a particular phase or cost of plumbing. Others compile these focused assessments into general estimates for the entire project. Still others might coordinate with sales teams to use their calculations to plan and deliver bids to clients.

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GPAC - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Calculates and prepares material and work item quantities (take offs) based on project requirements....
1 day ago
Aerotek - Anaheim, CA (23 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Recommended skills Construction Management Bidding Civil Engineering Subcontracting Accounting Estimators...
1 hour ago
Belfor - Anaheim, CA (23 miles from Pasadena, CA)
orders, etc....
2 days ago
GPAC - Anaheim, CA (23 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Estimator A progressive and growing marine construction client of ours is seeking an experienced Estimator in their territory with tremendous potential....
2 days ago
GPAC - Glendale, CA (8 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Chief Electrical Estimator - Industrial Electrical Construction A growing electrical contractor is looking to add an Chief Electrical Estimator to their team....
18 hours ago
Artesia, CA (19 miles from Pasadena, CA)
In depth research of products, materials, etc. for accurate bidding. Effective client communications. Subcontractor, vendor and supplier communications and evaluations as needed....
1 day ago
Group Delta - Anaheim, CA (23 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Provide clear detailed quantity take offs if required. Work with project Executives, marketing, and accounting staff coordinating contributions from into proposals....
1 hour ago
Ultimate - Anaheim, CA (23 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Recommended skills Pharmaceuticals Bidding Subcontracting Construction Estimators Manufacturing...
18 hours ago
Michael Page - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Construction Management Subcontracting Estimators Civil Engineering Construction...
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Arcadis U.S.Inc. - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
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3 days ago
GPAC - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Estimator Qualifications: Estimator with commercial glass experience Prepare a complete quantity take-off of the project Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and/or drawings Experience using...
2 days ago
General Services Admin - Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
As a Construction Analyst (Cost Estimator), you will serve as an Estimator and Scheduler for all types of projects, from prospectus level to small program level projects, and serve as the cost manager...
3 hours ago
Los Angeles, CA (13 miles from Pasadena, CA)
An award winning and recognized Concrete Contractor with a reputation for excellence in building is seeking an experienced Estimator to oversee diverse commercial projects from pre-construction to the...
4 days ago
Glendale, CA (8 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Management, Administration, or equivalent work experience Minimum 2-3 years estimating at a senior level....
4 days ago
Downey, CA (14 miles from Pasadena, CA)
Sales Estimator: A support position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, a verity of clerical and administrative activities, assisting with the interdependence between the customer, and...
4 days ago

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Pasadena, CA

This is the average annual salary for Estimator jobs in Pasadena, CA as reported by the BLS.

$89,340

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Pasadena, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (23.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.1%)
  • Master's Degree (12.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.5%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.7%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Estimators in Pasadena, CA
  • 1-2 years (22.7%)
  • 10+ years (18.2%)
  • None (18.2%)
  • 4-6 years (13.6%)
  • 2-4 years (9.1%)
  • Less than 1 year (9.1%)
  • 6-8 years (4.5%)
  • 8-10 years (4.5%)

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