Cost Estimators in Georgia
Want to work in Georgia as a Cost Estimator? Read this first!
You’re in luck! Jobs for Cost Estimators in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Cost Estimators in Georgia is growing faster than average.
Cost Estimators in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Cost Estimators Work in Georgia?
4,880 people worked as Cost Estimators in 2018 in this state.
There were 5,150 Cost Estimators employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 270 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,160 Cost Estimators working in it, which means Georgia has more Cost Estimators than average.
Job Projections for Georgia
Jobs for Cost Estimators in this state are growing at a rate of 16.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.5%.
Georgia Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 630 annual job openings, and 6,060 total jobs in 2026 for Cost Estimators in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 24,400 annual jobs and 240,800 total jobs in 2026.
What do Cost Estimators Make in Georgia?
In 2018 wages for Cost Estimators ranged from $40,060 to $104,410 with $62,460 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.26 to $50.2. The median hourly rate was $30.03.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.41 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $0.62.
The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Georgia Metros for Cost Estimators
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Cost Estimators.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA||3,550||$65,240|
|Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC||380||$59,170|
|Athens-Clarke County, GA||90||$53,660|
|Warner Robins, GA||60||$59,370|
Top States for Cost Estimators Employment
View the list below to see where most Cost Estimators work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Cost Estimators get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$94,440|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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