Cost Engineer I - Construction Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Cost Engineer I - Construction, Entry Level Cost Engineer - Construction, Construction Cost Engineer I, Level I Construction Cost Engineer

What is the average annual salary for Cost Engineer I - Construction?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Cost Engineer I - Construction may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Cost Engineer I - Construction in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Cost Engineer I - Construction in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Cost Engineer I - Construction in the United States is $51,859 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $51,859.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $51,859
  • 10%$41,058
  • 25%$46,206
  • 75%$57,980
  • 90%$63,552

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Job Description for Cost Engineer I - Construction

Monitors and analyzes project cost estimates, expenditures, and forecasts. Requires technical knowledge of the construction work involved, and the ability to use cost-estimating methods. Requires a bachelor's degree and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Cost Engineer I - Construction job description

Categories:  Engineering, Construction and Installation, Entry Level

Industries:  Business Services, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, MFG Durable

Similar Job Titles:  Project Engineer I - Construction, Project Engineer II - Construction, Project Engineer III - Construction, Cost Accountant I, Cost Analyst I, Cost Engineer IV - Construction, Cost Engineer II - Construction, Cost Engineer III - Construction, Cost Engineer V - Construction

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