The annual and hourly salary statistics of cost estimators in Lincoln, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of cost estimators in Lincoln is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$40,450|
|25th Percentile Wage||$47,730|
|50th Percentile Wage||$63,740|
|75th Percentile Wage||$76,800|
|90th Percentile Wage||$90,900|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cost estimators in Lincoln, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,450.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of cost estimators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $63,740, Lincoln is the highest paying city for cost estimators in state of Nebraska, followed by Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $56,450). In comparison, the median annual salary of cost estimators in Lincoln is 11.4 percent (11.4%) higher than that in Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Omaha-Council Bluffs|| |
|Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area|| |