Construction Cost Estimates for Gymnasium in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a gymnasium 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 20000 square foot building.

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

Gymnasium Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 1
Story Height (L.F.): 25.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 20000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / Lam. Wood Arches

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $136.38 $2,727,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $34.09 $681,900
Architectural Fees 7% $11.93 $238,700
Total Building Cost $182.40 $3,648,000
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $125.83 $2,516,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $31.46 $629,100
Architectural Fees 7% $11.01 $220,200
Total Building Cost $168.29 $3,365,800

Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / Rigid Steel Frame

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Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Metal Sandwich Panels / Lam. Wood Arches

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Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Metal Sandwich Panels / Rigid Steel Frame

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Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Reinforced Concrete Block / Lam. Wood Arches

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Gymnasium Square Foot Cost Assuming Reinforced Concrete Block / Rigid Steel Frame

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