How much does a stove or oven cost?
How much does a stove or oven cost?
$600 – $1,300 cost of oven & stove combo (unit only)
$100 – $300 oven & stove combo installation cost (labor only)
New oven & stove cost
New oven and stove range prices are $600 to $1,300 on average. A new oven and stove costs $700 to $1,600 installed total. Oven installation costs $100 to $300 for labor alone. The cost of an oven range depends on the size, type, and whether it’s gas or electrical.
|Good||$600 – $900||
|Great||$900 – $1,300||
|Excellent||$1,300 – $3,000||
New oven and stove prices
Stove & oven installation cost
Stove and oven installation costs $100 to $300 for labor.
General appliance installation costs $100 to $350 on average for labor only.
Handyman prices are $50 to $80 per hour for basic installations.
|New oven||$600 – $1,300|
|Delivery and installation labor||$100 – $300|
|Total cost||$700 – $1,600|
Cost factors to install oven ranges include:
Electrical wiring costs $0.10 to $4 per linear foot.
The cost to install an electrical outlet is $150 to $350.
The cost to install a new electrical circuit is $250 to $900.
Gas line installation costs $12 to $15 per linear foot.
Range hood installation costs $300 to $850 for replacing an old unit.
Downdraft vents – Oven ranges with built-in downdraft ventilation or pop-up vents take more time and labor for the duct connections.
Countertop repair costs $200 to $800 on average.
Kitchen cabinet repair costs $120 to $600 on average.
Relocating an oven – Costs to move an oven in a kitchen are expensive for built-in cabinetry, adding a vent over an oven island, or rerouting power and gas lines.
Delivery – Dropping off an oven costs $60 to $180. Delivery is free with higher-priced purchases from local home-improvement stores.
Hauling fees post-delivery – Removing the old range oven costs $20 to $40 for hauling it away after a new purchase delivery.
Old oven disposal – Disconnecting an oven costs $40 to $150 for the labor plus recycling or dump fees.
Discounts – Installing multiple appliances in one visit reduces total costs. Some home improvement stores offer discounted install rates with a new purchase.
Cost of an oven and stove by type
The following table shows the average cost of oven and stove ranges by type:
|Range type||Price range|
|Freestanding oven & range||$600 – $1,300|
|Slide-in oven & stove||$800 – $2,000|
|Drop-in oven or stove||$800 – $2,000|
|Built-in / wall oven||$1,100 – $3,400|
|Standalone double-oven||$1,300 – $4,300|
|Professional / luxury oven & range||$2,000 – $7,000|
|Commercial oven||$3,000 – $14,000|
*Material prices only.
Cost factors for a new oven range include:
Brand – High-end brands like KitchenAid and Viking cost more than common brands like GE, Amana, and Whirlpool.
Size – Extra-large and double ovens bigger than 6 cubic feet cost more.
Type – Freestanding ranges are cheapest, and built-in wall ovens cost the most.
Fuel – Electric units are cheaper than gas ones. Dual-fuel models are the most expensive type.
Finish – Most units have a stainless-steel exterior finish. Units with special-order colors and premium-finish options cost more.
Cooking & control options – Special features like convection cooking, self-cleaning, Wi-Fi compatibility, and a warming drawer below all cost extra.
Warranty – Most units come with a 1-year standard warranty. An extended warranty costs $100 to $350 for another 3 to 5 years.
Freestanding vs. slide-in stove & oven cost
A freestanding stove oven costs $600 to $1,300 for the unit alone. The average cost of a slide-in stove oven is $800 to $2,000. Freestanding units are most common and are easy to place anywhere. Slide-in stoves fit between kitchen cabinets seamlessly.
|Oven type||Unit price||Total installed cost|
|Freestanding||$600 – $1,300||$700 – $1,600|
|Slide-in||$800 – $2,000||$900 – $2,300|
Built-in wall oven installation cost
Wall oven installation costs $1,250 to $3,700 on average for the new unit and removing the old one. Built-in oven installation costs $150 to $300 for labor alone.
|Wall oven type||Unit price||Total installed cost|
|Single||$1,100 – $2,000||$1,250 – $2,250|
|Double||$2,000 – $3,400||$2,200 – $3,700|
The labor cost to install a wall oven is $500 to $800 when altering cabinets, countertops, or installing a new platform below the oven.
Most wall ovens are electric for easier installation.
Double oven installation cost
A freestanding double oven installation costs $1,400 to $4,600 on average, including the unit. The cost of a new double oven is $1,300 to $4,300 for the unit alone. A double oven bakes multiple dishes at different temperatures or cooking settings.
Cooktop stove cost
A new cooktop stove costs $400 to $1,300 for the unit alone. A cooktop stove is separate from an oven and allows more burner-placement options in a kitchen. Gas cooktops are typically stainless steel while electric cooktops have glass tops.
Important: All cooktop stoves need a vent above them unless they have a built-in downdraft vent, which typically connects to existing ducts.
Oven range costs by size
An oven range costs $600 to $1,300 on average for a 30” wide model. This size is the most common and has the largest price range. Smaller and larger models cost more due to the limited availability of special oven-range sizes.
|Range size||Average cost|
|20”||$800 – $1,300|
|24”||$900 – $1,500|
|30”||$600 – $1,300|
|36”||$1,800 – $4,500|
|48”||$3,000 – $6,000|
*Material prices for freestanding gas and electric units.
Electric vs. gas oven range prices
The following table shows the different oven-range prices by fuel sources and heating types. Most oven ranges come in the same sizes regardless of their fuel type.
|Fuel / cooking type||Average price range||Details|
|Gas||$600 – $1,300||
|Electric||$700 – $1,100||
|Dual fuel||$1,900 – $4,800||
|Induction||$1,000 – $4,000||
|Convection||$800 – $1,400||
*Material prices only.
Gas vs. electric oven pros and cons
A gas range oven typically costs more than an electric range oven. Advantages and disadvantages of gas vs. electric ovens include:
|Gas oven range unit||Electric oven range unit|
Cost to run an oven
Running an oven costs $3 to $12 per month on average, according to the unit’s size, local energy rates, fuel type, and usage. Well-insulated ovens cost less to run because they’re more energy efficient.
|Oven fuel type||Cost to run per hour||Cost to run per month*|
|Gas||$0.10 – $0.30||$3.00 – $9.00|
|Electric||$0.15 – $0.40||$4.50 – $12.00|
*Based on 1 hour per day of usage.
Stove & oven FAQs
How long do ovens last?
An oven lasts 10 to 20 years on average, depending on the brand, installation quality, and maintenance. Gas ovens typically outlast electric ovens.
How long does it take to install an oven or stove?
Installing an oven-and-stove range takes 1.5 to 3.0 hours on average, depending on if it’s a new install or a replacement. Built-in ovens that need cabinet and counter modifications take longer.
Who can install an oven?
Professionals who install ovens and stove ranges include:
The Home Depot installers
General appliance installation companies
Are slide-in ranges worth it?
Slide-in ranges are worth it for benefits like:
Modern aesthetic of a built-in look
Easily accessible front controls
Displaying more of a designer tile backsplash
Extra overhang stopping food and liquids from falling into side gaps
Can a wall oven be installed under a cooktop or cabinet?
You can install a wall oven under a cooktop or cabinet if there’s enough space, according to the product manual and building codes. A wall oven is easier to install under an electrical cooktop than a gas cooktop.
Can you repair an oven?
Oven repair costs $150 to $350 on average, and replacement parts aren’t always available for ovens more than 10 years old. Consider replacing the oven if repairs cost more than half the price of a new one.
Can I install my own oven?
Homeowners with the right tools and skills can install their own oven. However, the oven warranty becomes invalid without proper installation that meets building codes. Hire a professional for high-risk jobs with electrical wiring and gas lines.
Getting estimates and hiring a range installer
Before hiring appliance installation companies, be sure to:
Compare 3+ bids and avoid the cheapest bids that may be low-quality service.
Check if the technicians have NASTeC or manufacturer certifications.
Verify that the company has licenses, bonds, and insurance.
Hire a business with 5+ years of experience.
Read their reviews on HomeGuide and Google.
Get a detailed repair estimate in writing before work starts.
Don’t give a full payment before the installation is complete.
Questions to ask
How long have you been installing stovetop ovens?
Can I see your references list?
What does your minimum service fee include?
Will you need to charge extra for special parts to install this range?
Can you recommend someone for cabinetry or countertop work if I want to upgrade to a bigger range?
Will I need a bigger vent hood if I install a bigger oven-and-stove range?
How long will it take to connect this appliance?
Which brands do you work on?
Do you offer a labor or parts guarantee?
Am I within your standard delivery area, or will added travel fees apply?
Do you offer ongoing maintenance plans for appliances like this one?
How much does an emergency repair or same-day service cost?
Do you offer financing on oven replacements?
Are all labor, parts, and cleanup fees in this estimate?