Flooring materials costs range from as little as $1 per square foot, to as high as $100 per square foot for materials like high-end tile. The cost of labor depends on the scope and details of the project, but is usually comprises around 20 percent of the overall budget.
Carpet is generally the least expensive, with average costs around $5.94 per square foot. Hardwood, on the other hand, is typically the most expensive. Average costs come to around $9.68 per square foot.