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Hospital (2-3 Story) Construction Costs - San Antonio, Texas

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a hospital (2-3 story) for San Antonio, Texas. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 55000 square foot building.

Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs to build a hospital (2-3 story) in a different city or metropolitan area, go to our index of hospital (2-3 story) models by state.

NOTE: This cost estimate uses 2008 RSMeans data. A more accurate estimate using current RSMeans cost data is available on Means CostWorks - our online cost estimating tool.

Hospital (2-3 Story) Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: San Antonio, TX
Stories: 3
Story Height (L.F.): 12.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 55000
Labor Type: Union
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2008

Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $154.84 $8,516,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $38.71 $2,129,000
Architectural Fees 6% $9.29 $510,960
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $202.84 $11,155,960
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $143.01 $7,865,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $35.75 $1,966,375
Architectural Fees 6% $8.58 $471,930
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $187.34 $10,303,805

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

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $150.7 $8,288,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $37.67 $2,072,125
Architectural Fees 6% $9.04 $497,310
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $197.42 $10,857,935
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $140.36 $7,720,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $35.09 $1,930,000
Architectural Fees 6% $8.42 $463,200
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $183.88 $10,113,200

Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Structural Facing Tile / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $157.07 $8,639,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $39.27 $2,159,750
Architectural Fees 6% $9.42 $518,340
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $205.77 $11,317,090
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $145.08 $7,979,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $36.27 $1,994,875
Architectural Fees 6% $8.7 $478,770
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $190.06 $10,453,145

Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Structural Facing Tile / Steel Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $152.94 $8,411,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $38.23 $2,102,875
Architectural Fees 6% $9.18 $504,690
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $200.35 $11,019,065
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $142.44 $7,834,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $35.61 $1,958,500
Architectural Fees 6% $8.55 $470,040
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $186.59 $10,262,540

Square Foot Cost Assuming Precast Concrete Panels / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $157.58 $8,667,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $39.4 $2,166,750
Architectural Fees 6% $9.45 $520,020
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $206.43 $11,353,770
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $145.69 $8,013,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $36.42 $2,003,250
Architectural Fees 6% $8.74 $480,780
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $190.86 $10,497,030

Square Foot Cost Assuming Precast Concrete Panels / Steel Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $153.45 $8,439,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $38.36 $2,109,875
Architectural Fees 6% $9.21 $506,370
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $201.01 $11,055,745
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $143.05 $7,867,500
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $35.76 $1,966,875
Architectural Fees 6% $8.58 $472,050
User Fees 0% $0 $0
Total Building Cost $187.39 $10,306,425

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