Estimator Jobs in Richland, WA

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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Kennewick, WA (6 miles from Richland, WA)
Attend pre-bid meetings and/or tour job sites to confirm requisite take-offs Prepare estimates by calculating complete take-off of the scope of work Maintain files of working documents as a backup for...
5 days ago
Comprehensive Health Services Incorporated - Richland, WA
development of rough order of magnitude to fair cost estimate without supervision.Lead estimate development efforts individually and as lead estimator on assigned IGCEs and interface directly with senior...
27 days ago
Comprehensive Health Services Incorporated - Richland, WA
Responsibilities include developing independent government cost estimates (IGCEs), basis of estimates, scope dictionaries, and work breakdown structures.All services shall be provided in accordance...
29 days ago
Kennewick, WA (6 miles from Richland, WA)
construction practices Knowledge of the National Electrical Codes Apply directly or submit your resume and project list to Sandy Josko at ..., or call/text .......
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Richland, WA

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Salary for Estimator Jobs in Richland, WA

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

$97,068

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Estimator positions.

Highest Education Level

Estimators in Richland, WA 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 Richland, WA
  • 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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