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Cost Estimator Salary Information in Odessa, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of cost estimators in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of cost estimators in Odessa is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Cost Estimators in Odessa, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,550
25th Percentile Wage
$61,850
50th Percentile Wage
$72,570
75th Percentile Wage
$92,160
90th Percentile Wage
$116,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cost estimators in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $116,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,550.

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
$72,570
3.98% 13.13%
2016
$69,680
4.61% -
2015
$66,470
5.25% -
2014
$62,980
-0.48% -
2013
$63,280
0.38% -
2012
$63,040
- -

Table 3. Compare Cost Estimator Salary in Odessa with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,570, Odessa is the highest paying city for cost estimators in state of Texas, followed by Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (median annual salary $71,750). In comparison, the median annual salary of cost estimators in Odessa is 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Odessa
$72,570
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$71,750
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$71,690
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$71,290
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$71,260
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$70,440
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$70,270
Fort Worth-Arlington
$66,370
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$66,030
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$65,880
Longview
$64,390
Wichita Falls
$64,130
College Station-Bryan
$63,820
Sherman-Denison
$63,310
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$62,220
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$62,020
Midland
$61,950
Waco
$61,750
Corpus Christi
$60,890
Amarillo
$60,570
San Angelo
$59,670
Lubbock
$59,270
Abilene
$59,120
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$59,080
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$58,940
El Paso
$54,040
Texarkana-Texarkana
$53,600
Laredo
$53,350
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$52,690
Victoria
$52,520
Brownsville-Harlingen
$49,030
Tyler
$47,900
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$37,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.