Updated: October 2019
|Land Excavation Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to excavate land with favorable site conditions. Stake excavation location. Verify dig safe. Remove soil and rocks to specified depth. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|10 cubic yards||$0.00||$0.00|
|Land Excavation Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Skid loader with excavation | demolition | loading attachment. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|10 cubic yards||$0.00||$0.00|
|Land Excavation Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|10 cubic yards||31.8938||36.2813|
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Excavate Land|
|Average Cost per Cubic Yard|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 10 cubic yards, the cost to Excavate Land starts at $74.42 - $173 per cubic yard. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options.
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