How much does a Estimating Manager make? The median annual Estimating Manager salary is $102,471, as of June 28, 2017, with a range usually between $89,938-$119,056, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 Estimating Manager in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Estimating Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Estimating Manager in the United States is $102,471, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Estimating Manager in the United States are expected to make less than $102,471.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 28, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Estimating Manager that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Estimating Manager are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2017
Manages and oversees the estimating department. Negotiates with potential clients, and analyzes and evaluates suppliers' bids, tenders, proposals, or quotations to meet the organization's standards of price, quality, and timing. Determines necessary resources for projects within budgetary constraints and calculates estimated costs. Monitors the quality and timeliness of materials and goods supplied. May be responsible for the training and staffing of estimating department. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. View full job description