Estimator Jobs in Durant, IA

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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Davenport, IA (19 miles from Durant, IA)
contents of estimate Experience on commercial projects and light industrial Attend pre-bid meetings and/or tour job sites to confirm requisite take-offs Prepare estimates by calculating complete take-off...
1 day ago
GPAC - Illinois City, IL (14 miles from Durant, IA)
Analysis Communication Estimators Construction Decision Making...
3 days ago
Prime Construction Services - Davenport, IA (19 miles from Durant, IA)
Management or Estimating We specialize in carpentry, drywall, metal framing, insulation, ceilings, plastering, EFIS and painting....
21 days ago
Tri City Electric Company - Davenport, IA (19 miles from Durant, IA)
; gathering quotes, printing drawings, counting, take-off estimating, and respond to RFIs and RFQs professionally interacting with customers, other trades, general contractors, and internal staff providing...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Durant, IA

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Durant, IA

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

$74,892

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Highest Education Level

Estimators in Durant, IA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • 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 Durant, IA
  • 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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