Estimator Jobs in Rochester, NY

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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Rochester, NY
Orchestrate pre-construction duties and meeting with owners, clients and engineers Serve as company interface between owner & architect Responsible for developing leadership, motivation, and communication...
26 days ago
GPAC - Rochester, NY
Attend pre-bid meetings and/or tour job sites to confirm requisite take-offs Prepare estimates by calculating complete take-off of scope of work Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate...
30+ days ago
84 Lumber - Rochester, NY
The Estimator position is responsible for residential and commercial takeoffs for both installed and material projects....
30+ days ago
The DiMarco Group - Rochester, NY
Estimator Pre-Construction Services - DiMarco Constructors Together with other members of the Preconstruction and Estimating Team, this position is responsible for a variety of estimating functions...
45+ days ago
84 Lumber Company - Rochester, NY
The Estimator position is responsible for residential and commercial takeoffs for both installed and material projects....
60+ days ago
84 Lumber Company - Rochester, NY
The Estimator position is responsible for residential and commercial takeoffs for both installed and material projects....
60+ days ago

Demographic Data for Rochester, NY

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Rochester, NY

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

$77,220

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Rochester, NY offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.0%)
  • Master's Degree (12.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (11.6%)
  • 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 Rochester, NY
  • 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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