American Standard Central AC Unit Prices | Buying Guide

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American Standard has long been one of the most popular brands (Consumer Reports) when it comes to central air conditioning units, customer satisfaction and quality. They have a stellar reputation for producing high quality products that are not only affordable, but that will last for years to come.  With one of the highest customer satisfaction ratings among all brands, American Standard central air conditioners are a good choice for the homeowner who wants a high performing system at an affordable price.

American Standard is considered one of the higher quality brands of central HVAC equipment. Other top tier brands include: Carrier, Trane and Lennox.

Unit Pricing

The American Standard models below were priced using the most common size AC and coil. Each is based on a 2.5 ton outdoor condenser, with a matching indoor evaporator coil. None of our pricing includes an air handler or furnace inside the home. These are AC and cooling only systems, and the SEER ratings you see are based on the unit being matched to the correct evaporator coil and air handler.

American Standard AC Units and Prices

Unit Model
Efficiency Rating
Unit Only Cost
Installed Cost
American Standard AccuComfort Platinum 2020-22 SEER$2,350$4,175
American Standard AccuComfort Platinum 1818 SEER$1,995$3,570
American Standard Gold 1717 SEER$1,750$3,270
American Standard Silver 1616 SEER$1,625$2,925
American Standard Silver 1414 SEER $1,475$2,595
American Standard Silver 1313 SEER$1,345$2,450

Prices by Unit Size

The table below represents the different size American Standard central air units available for the most common home installations. The cooling area is an estimate, based on the average size area it will cool. The only way to know which size you need in your home is to have a load calculation performed on your home by a American Standard Comfort Specialist Contractor, who will measure the heat loss of your home and size the unit to your needs.

American Standard AC Prices by Unit Size

Unit Size
Cooling Area
Unit Only Cost
Installed Cost
1.5 Tons600 – 1000 sqft$1,225$2,365
2 Tons1000 – 1300 sqft$1,310$2,535
2.5 Tons1300 – 1600 sqft$1,500$2,725
3 Tons1600 – 1900 sqft$1,575$3,285
3.5 Tons1900 – 2200 sqft$1,790$3,150
4 Tons2200 – 2600 sqft$2,120$3,575
5 Tons2600 – 3200 sqft$2,600 $4,550

Owner Pricing

The table below contains American Standard central air unit prices by other American Standard owners. The information is updated regularly and submitted to us through our website, or by owners who have agreed to let us share their costs. If you own a American Standard , please consider sharing the costs for future visitors and customers.

City, State
Home Size
AC Size & Model
Cost Includes
Actual Cost
 Macon, GA 2100 sqft 3 ton Silver 14 AC, Installation, Coil, Thermostat $3,095
 Norfolk, VA 2000 sqft 3.5 ton Platinum 18 AC, Installation $3,370
 Huntsville, TN 3100 sqft 4 ton Silver 16 AC, Installation, Furnace $7,890

Tax Credits, Special Offers & Rebates

When purchasing your new central ac system, it never hurts to review all savings opportunities you may be eligible for. In addition to specific units qualifying for both federal and state tax credits, American Standard offers attractive financing and rebate offers on specific units. The links to each is listed below.

List of Current American Standard AC Units

The list of units below are the current models available at American Standard in 2017. To learn more about each unit, read more about teach individual unit at the American Standard Central Air Conditioners page of their website.


  • AccuComfort – Model Platinum 20
  • AccuComfort – Model Platinum 18


  • Gold – Model 17


  • Silver 16
  • Silver 14
  • Silver 13

Corporate and Contact Information

American Standard Corporation houses their US Headquarters in Piscataway, NY. Their customer service department can be reached at: 1-855-377-7690, and they are available daily from 8am to 6pm EST.

American Standard Corporate
1 Centennial Avenue
Suite 101
Piscataway, NJ 08854

American Standard Dealers

American Standard Customer Care Dealers are trained extensively on how to assess your home environment and help you choose the right products and solutions for your home. Whether heating and air conditioning, humidifiers or air cleaners, when you choose an American Standard Dealer, rest assured you have one of the most knowledgeable names in the business.