Construction Cost Estimates for Jr High School in National, US

The following analysis estimates the cost to build a jr high school 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 110000 square foot building.

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

Jr High School Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: US National Average
Stories: 2
Story Height (L.F.): 15.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 110000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block Stucco Face / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $115.93 $12,752,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $28.98 $3,188,000
Architectural Fees 7% $10.14 $1,115,800
Total Building Cost $155.05 $17,055,800
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $106.97 $11,767,000
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $26.74 $2,941,800
Architectural Fees 7% $9.36 $1,029,600
Total Building Cost $143.08 $15,738,400

Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Concrete Block Stucco Face / Steel Frame

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Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Bearing Walls

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Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Decorative Concrete Block / Steel Frame

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Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / Bearing Walls

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Jr High School Square Foot Cost Assuming Face Brick with Concrete Block Back-up / Steel Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total Interested in the complete estimate?
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Architectural Fees
Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
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Total Building Cost $---.-- $-,---,---.--