Cost Engineer Salary Information

Cost Engineer salary information, income percentile, mortgage affordability and more.


How much does a cost engineer earn?

Annual salaries range from £26,196 to £53,232. Below is the full range of pay both before and after tax:

Pre-tax £26,196
(£2,183 p/mth)
(£3,054 p/mth)
(£4,436 p/mth)
Pre-tax Income Percentile 56th 75th 89th
Post-tax £21,348
(£1,779 p/mth)
(£2,371 p/mth)
(£3,284 p/mth)
Post-tax Income Percentile 50th 69th 85th
Percentage Tax Deduction 19% 22% 26%

The cost engineer focuses on managing the company's costs, helping with cost estimation and project monitoring to maximize resources. These professionals can work on a specific organizational project and specialize in specific areas (such as construction cost estimates and software project managers).

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Below are the range of mortgages typically affordable for a single applicant cost engineer:

average gross salary£26,199£36,647£53,232
max mortgage£117,896£164,912£239,544
deposit paid£13,100£18,324£26,616
max purchase price£130,996£183,236£266,160
mortgage repayment p.mth (2.5%|25yr)£535£748£1,087

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