Prepare cost estimates for product manufacturing, construction projects, or services to aid management in bidding on or determining price of product or service. May specialize according to particular service performed or type of product manufactured.
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Employment of cost estimators is projected to grow 11 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster the average for all occupations. There will continue to be demand for cost estimators because companies need accurate cost projections to ensure that their products and services are profitable. Growth in the construction industry is expected to create the majority of new jobs for cost estimators, particularly in the specialty trade contractors industries.Read More
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