Construction Cost Estimates for Automotive Repair Shop in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build an automotive repair shop 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 10000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build an automotive repair shop in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of automotive repair shop models by state.

NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2013 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on RSMeans Online - our online cost estimating tool.

Automotive Repair Shop Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 14.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 10000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Cast in Place Concrete / Steel Joists

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $97.00 $970,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $24.25 $242,500
Architectural Fees 8% $9.70 $97,000
Total Building Cost $130.95 $1,309,500
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $86.45 $864,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $21.61 $216,100
Architectural Fees 8% $8.64 $86,500
Total Building Cost $116.71 $1,167,100

Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Cast in Place Concrete / Wood Joists

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Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block / Steel Joists

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Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block / Wood Joists

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Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Insulated Metal Panels / Steel Frame

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Automotive Repair Shop Square Foot Cost Assuming Stucco on Concrete Block / Wood Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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