Cost Estimator Salary in West Des Moines, Iowa

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Average Salary for Cost Estimator in West Des Moines, Iowa

The average salary of a(n) Cost Estimator in West Des Moines, Iowa is $63,870.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Cost Estimator in West Des Moines, Iowa is $30.71.

The average bonus of a(n) Cost Estimator in West Des Moines, Iowa is $2,274.00.

Job Description:

Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, material, equipment, and labor estimates involved in assigned products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes. Provides preliminary estimates for planning purposes and detailed itemized estimates based on final plans and specifications. Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and develops itemized lists. Estimates, upon computing cost factors, items for management purposes, such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness. Conducts special studies to develop and establish standard hour and related cost data or effect cost reductions. Consults with clients, vendors, or other individuals to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues. Revises estimates as requested. May specialize according to particular service performed, type of product manufactured, or phase of work involved, such as tool and fixture costs, production costs, construction costs, or material costs. Less

Analyzes blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time, material, equipment, and labor estimates involved in assigned products, projects, or services, applying knowledge of specialized methodologies, techniques, principles, or processes. Provides preliminary estimates for planning purposes and detailed itemized... More

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