Cost to Grind a Medium Tree Stump

Updated: January 2016

Medium Stump Grinding Cost CalculatorZip Code
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Stump Labor
Labor estimate to grind medium tree stump. Clear rocks and solids from area. Grind stump to level at least 0.1m/5" beneath grade. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
4.8 hours$75.32$200.64
Stump Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 10+ hp gasoline powered 300# stump grinder..

Totals - Cost to Grind Medium Tree Stump - 6 Stumps $139.07$279.39
Average Cost Per Stump  $23.18$46.56

Get an INSTANT estimate of the cost to Grind a Medium Tree Stump! Our free calculator uses recent, trusted data to estimate costs for your Medium Stump Grinding project. For a basic 6 stumps project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Grind a Medium Tree Stump ranges between $23.18 - $46.56 per stump.

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1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "items" required for the project.

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Cost to Grind a Medium Tree Stump - Notes and General Information

Homewyse cost estimates are "ballpark" ranges for basic work performed in normal, serviceable conditions. The estimates should only be used for preliminary planning. Homewyse estimates are NOT substitutes for firm quotes from qualified vendors. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for an accurate assessment of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

The cost estimate includes:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Medium Stump Grinding, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Costs for job cleanup and debris removal at project completion.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Medium Stump Grinding jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Medium Stump Grinding. Add 15% to 23% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

Cost to Grind a Medium Tree Stump - References

Medium Stump Grinding - Average Cost Per Stump

Expect to pay in the high end of the estimated price range for a licensed, bonded and insured contractor and for complex or rush projects. Hire carefully, only after verifying prior work quality.

For the best value on Medium Stump Grinding: combine related projects; get bids from several pros; and be flexible about project scheduling.

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