Estimator Jobs in Pennsylvania

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 - Pittsburgh, PA
Conduct review and take-off of blueprints. Solicit bids from subcontractors. Gather subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
3 days ago
IB ABEL INC. - York, PA
Work with the Estimating Project Administrator to submit RFIs for estimating questions by deadline. Perform material take off....
3 days ago
Collegeville, PA
Estimator needed for Roofing, Siding, Windows, Doors, Decks (Collegeville) compensation: Potential for $100K Plus per year employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post LaBrusciano Roofing and...
2 days ago
HB McClure Co - Harleysville, PA
The project manager/estimator is responsible for developing, organizing, and planning all aspects of the project....
2 days ago
Integrated Project Services - Blue Bell, PA
Associated topics: account, analyse, analyst, bid, construction, cost estimator, estimate, financial, financial analyst, quotation...
2 days ago
PRS USA Jobs - Wexford, PA
They are looking for an Estimator who can support the wider estimating team and eventually mentor junior estimators as the department continues to grow....
3 hours ago
GPAC - Allentown, PA
Conduct review and take-off of blueprints. Solicit bids from subcontractors. Gather subcontractor pricing and conducts scope review....
3 days ago
Michael Page - Philadelphia, PA
Management, Engineering, Architecture, or relevant field experience* Familiarity with industry specific takeoff software such as Bluebeam, Revit, Planswift, On-Screen Takeoff, etc.* Familiarity with...
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2 days ago
CGT Staffing - Canonsburg, PA
, authorization and appropriation cost estimates for multidiscipline construction projects Perform take-offs of construction documents Perform productivity analysis of construction operations Manage...
2 days ago
Liberty Excavators, Inc. - Camp Hill, PA
Building detailed take-offs and schedules Knowledge of site excavation and utility construction, materials and methods. Strong troubleshooting skills....
3 hours ago
State College, PA
Mustang Fabrication, Inc. a welding and fabrication shop located in Bellefonte has a full-time job opening for an experienced Estimator....
1 day ago
Highland Consulting Group - Pittsburgh, PA
Provide independent estimates of change orders. Develop preconstruction cost estimates. Job Requirements A solid history of managing an estimating staff....
23 hours ago
Highland Consulting Group - Pittsburgh, PA
Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Develop budgets and cost estimates for commercial facility projects Provide conceptual estimates of projects Provide hard bid estimates of...
3 days ago
Royersford, PA
Growing Restoration Contracting company located in Limerick, PA looking for experienced candidates. Responsible for responding to, estimating and managing water and fire damage loss from start to...
4 days ago
PEAK Technical Staffing USA - Pittsburgh, PA
The Cost Production Estimator collaborates internally and externally in the coordination of the cost estimating process, and recommends ways to make a product more cost effective or profitable....
4 days ago

Demographic Data for Pennsylvania

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Pennsylvania

This is the average annual salary for Estimator jobs in Pennsylvania as reported by the BLS.

$80,796

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Pennsylvania offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (15.9%)
  • Master's Degree (12.4%)
  • 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 Pennsylvania
  • 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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