Construction Cost Estimates for Office (1 Story) in National, US
The following analysis estimates the cost to build an office (1 story) using US National Average costs from 2013 RSMeans cost data. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 7000 square foot building.
Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build an office (1 story) in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of office (1 story) models by state .
NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on Construction Estimating SoftwareTry Free For 30 Days
|Office (1 Story) Construction Cost Assumptions|
Office (1 Story) Square Foot Cost Assuming Brick on Block / Steel Roof Deck
|Cost Estimate (Union Labor)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$34.64||$242,500|
|Total Building Cost||$185.34||$1,297,400|
|Cost Estimate (Open Shop)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$32.09||$224,600|
|Total Building Cost||$171.68||$1,201,700|