Roofing Cost Per Square Foot

Below you will find roofing cost per square foot organized alphabetically by roofing materials. You can also use the following page to compare roof replacement costs per square foot, but be aware that these are only estimates and pricing can vary significantly. For more specific pricing information on roofing cost per square foot, see our cost section for breakdowns by material, installation and sample pricing on 1500 sq. ft. projects.

Roofing Cost Per Square Foot

When we list the roofing cost per square foot below, we may abbreviate psf (per square foot) and ps (per square) which is equivalent to 100 square feet and is often how roofing contractors bid out jobs – on a per square basis.

Aluminum

Aluminum Interlocking Shingles
$7.00 – $9.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $700 to $900 ps for aluminum interlocking shingles.

Aluminum Standing Seam Panels
$10.00 – $15.00 psf installed
Consumers will pay $1000 to $1500 ps for aluminum standing seam panels.

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Asphalt Shingles

$2.75 – $5.75 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $275 to $575 ps for asphalt shingles.

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Clay Tiles

$6.50 to $11.00 psf installed
Consumers will pay $650 to $1100 ps for clay tiles.

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Composite Shingles

$3.00 – $8.00 psf installed

Homeowners will spend $300 to $800 ps for composite shingles.

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Concrete Tiles

$5.00 – $10.50 psf installed
Consumers will pay $500 to $1050 ps for concrete tiles.

Copper Panels

$16.00 – $24.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $1600 to $2400 ps for copper.

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Fiberglass Sheets

$3.00 – $5.00 psf installed
Consumers will pay $300 to $500 ps for fiberglass sheets.

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Rubber Membrane

EPDM Membrane
$5.00 – $8.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $500 to $800 ps for epdm rubber membrane.

IB Membrane
$9.00 – $11.00 psf installed
Consumers will pay $900 to $1100 ps for IB rubber membrane. More on Rubber Roofing Prices.

Slate Tiles

$23.00 – $38.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $2300 to $800 ps for slate tiles.

Stainless Steel Panels

$10.00 – $12.00 psf installed
Consumers will pay $1000 to $1200 ps for stainless steel panels.

Synthetic Slate Tiles

$13.00 – $27.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $1300 to $2700 ps for synthetic slate tiles.

Torch Down Hot Mop

$2.50 – $5.50 psf installed
Consumers will pay $250 to $550 ps for torch down hot mop.

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Wood Shingles

$6.00 – $9.00 psf installed
Homeowners will spend $600 to $900 ps for wood shingles.