Meaning of “estimator” in the English Dictionary

"estimator" in Business English

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estimatornoun [ C ]

uk /ˈestɪmeɪtər/ us

ACCOUNTING someone whose job is to estimate the cost of something:

He became an estimator for a construction company in 2009.

IT a computer program that helps to calculate the cost or value of something:

This unemployment insurance estimator allows you to estimate how much your Unemployment Insurance Benefits will be before you file a new unemployment insurance claim.

(Definition of “estimator” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)