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Cost Estimation Engineer II in the United States

How much does a Cost Estimation Engineer II earn in the United States? The average Cost Estimation Engineer II salary in the United States is $82,053 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $76,174 and $92,512. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Estimates costs for engineering projects based on an analysis of project technical requirements. Collects and analyzes all project costs, including raw materials, labor, equipment and tooling to ensure estimates are accurate. Identifies and quantifies potential cost uncertainties to ensure costing models capture the full range of potential costs. Updates costs as necessary based on new information and project scope changes. Requires interface with project management, engineering, and procurement departments. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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    Cost Estimation Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Cost Estimation Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Cost Estimation Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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