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Cost Estimator Salary Information in North Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for cost estimators in the state of North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of cost estimators among North Dakota metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Cost Estimators in North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,370
25th Percentile Wage
$50,840
50th Percentile Wage
$61,260
75th Percentile Wage
$78,490
90th Percentile Wage
$98,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cost estimators in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of cost estimators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,260
6.68% 12.63%
2016
$57,170
1.33% -
2015
$56,410
0.41% -
2014
$56,180
-0.41% -
2013
$56,410
5.12% -
2012
$53,520
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Cost Estimators in North Dakota Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of cost estimators in some North Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of cost estimators in state of North Dakota ranges from $45,190 to $68,390. The highest paying area for cost estimators in North Dakota is Grand Forks with a median annual salary of $68,390. The second highest paying city/area in North Dakota State is Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $67,500). The lowest paying area is East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $45,190.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Grand Forks
$68,390
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$67,500
Fargo
$60,950
Bismarck
$60,780
Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$56,960
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$56,560
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$45,190




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