Cost to Install an Ice Maker

Updated: January 2017

Ice Maker Installation Cost CalculatorZip Code
Item detailsQtyLow  High
Icemaker Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Freezer mounted ice making unit with connections and fitting.
1 icemaker$73.38$90.20
Icemaker Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install ice maker with favorable site conditions. Shut off water supply to existing branch. Add shutoff tee connector. Route water supply tubing from shutoff tee to back of appliance. Mount and secure unit. Connect water supply and verify leak free operation. Verify operation cycle. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 icemaker$73.38$90.20
Icemaker Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install ice maker including: connectors, fittings and mounting hardware.
1 icemaker$73.38$90.20
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
Totals - Cost To Install Ice Maker   
Average Cost per Icemaker  

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install an Ice Maker! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Ice Maker Installation project. For a basic 1 icemaker project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install an Ice Maker ranges between $332 - $402 per icemaker.

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Cost to Install an Ice Maker - Notes and General Information

These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS!

These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments 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 Ice Maker Installation, 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 Ice Maker Installation 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 Ice Maker Installation. 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 Install an Ice Maker - References

Ice Maker Installation - Average Cost Per Icemaker

Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.

To lower Ice Maker Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.

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