Estimator Jobs in Rockford, IL

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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Rockford, IL
analysis by recapitulating material, labor, equipment, subcontractor, and overhead costs occurred in heavy civil industry projects Executes take-offs of construction documents Inputs take-offs data...
4 days ago
Fischer Excavating - Freeport, IL (24 miles from Rockford, IL)
Responsibilities and Duties: Accurate project quantity takeoffs Review and assemble shop drawings Project Specifications Special Provisions Submittals RFI's Change orders Solicit quotes from subcontractors...
Rockford, IL
The estimator is also responsible for the estimating methodology and the use of software and other tools to optimize risks....
8 days ago
Rockford, IL
Estimator - Commercial Construction GPAC Rockford, IL Full Time Job Details Company Overview ESTIMATOR - COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION A leading Chicagoland Commercial General Contractor with a long and highly...
19 days ago
Rockford, IL
well-respected, firmly established Commercial Drywall Contractors seeking experienced Project Managers and Estimators....
30+ days ago
Us Lbm Holdings, Llc - Kirkland, IL (21 miles from Rockford, IL)
with customer to assure completeness of estimate Assist customer throughout the purchase, acting as the customers primary sales contact Regularly review actual versus estimated materials on completion...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Rockford, IL

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

$75,588

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Rockford, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (33.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (15.9%)
  • Master's Degree (12.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.7%)
  • Some College (2.3%)
  • Some High School (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Estimators in Rockford, IL
  • 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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