Construction Cost Estimates for Factory, 1 Story in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a factory, 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 30000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a factory, 1 story in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of factory, 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 RSMeans Online - our online cost estimating tool.

Factory, 1 Story Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 20.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 30000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $91.88 $2,756,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $22.97 $689,100
Architectural Fees 7% $8.04 $241,200
Total Building Cost $122.89 $3,686,800
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $84.48 $2,534,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $21.12 $633,600
Architectural Fees 7% $7.39 $221,800
Total Building Cost $113.00 $3,389,900

Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block / Steel Frame

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Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick on Common Brick / Steel Frame

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Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Insulated Metal Panels / Steel Frame

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Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Precast Concrete Panels / Steel Frame

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Factory, 1 Story Square Foot Cost Assuming Tilt-up Concrete Panel / Steel Frame

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