Construction Cost Estimates for Underground Parking Garage in Los Angeles, California

The following analysis estimates the cost to build an underground parking garage for Los Angeles, California. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union labor for a 100000 square foot building.

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

Underground Parking Garage Construction Cost Assumptions
Location: Los Angeles, California
Stories: 2
Story Height (L.F.): 10.00
Floor Area (S.F.): 100000
Basement Included: No
Data Release: Year 2013

Underground Parking Garage Square Foot Cost Assuming Reinforced Concrete / R/Conc. Frame

Cost Estimate (Union Labor) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $62.06 $6,205,800
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $15.51 $1,551,500
Architectural Fees 7% $5.43 $543,000
Total Building Cost $83.00 $8,300,300
Cost Estimate (Open Shop) % of Total Cost Per SF Cost
Total $55.45 $5,544,900
Contractor Fees (GC,Overhead,Profit) 25% $13.86 $1,386,200
Architectural Fees 7% $4.85 $485,200
Total Building Cost $74.16 $7,416,300