Building and construction inspector earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Building and construction inspector salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $80,990
Alabama $55,120
Arkansas $45,440
Arizona $55,010
California $89,740
Colorado $65,070
Connecticut $65,870
District of Columbia $78,430
Delaware $59,050
Florida $57,910
Georgia $47,070
Guam $39,770
Hawaii $64,100
Iowa $63,260
Idaho $53,240
Illinois $64,060
Indiana $45,030
Kansas $52,610
Kentucky $52,070
Louisiana $53,550
Massachusetts $66,610
Maryland $58,830
Maine $49,870
Michigan $55,810
Minnesota $68,670
Missouri $50,190
Mississippi $46,340
Montana $48,650
North Carolina $53,780
North Dakota $66,360
Nebraska $51,800
New Hampshire $56,160
New Jersey $64,770
New Mexico $53,060
Nevada $70,040
New York $62,160
Ohio $58,020
Oklahoma $48,820
Oregon $72,750
Pennsylvania $50,611
Puerto Rico $23,040
Rhode Island $61,180
South Carolina $46,170
South Dakota $48,120
Tennessee $47,690
Texas $55,960
Utah $57,340
Virginia $57,520
Vermont $56,970
Washington $76,100
Wisconsin $59,560
West Virginia $53,220
Wyoming $56,570

How do building and construction inspector salaries compare to similar careers?

Building and construction inspectors earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than construction managers but more than pipefitters.

Career Median Salary
Construction manager salary $89K
Architect salary $68K
Surveyor salary $63K
Commercial diver salary $50K
Building and construction inspector salary $61K
Marine electrician salary $63K
Crane operator salary $57K
Ironworker salary $55K
Pipefitter salary $54K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)