Freight and cargo inspector earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Freight and cargo inspector salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $105,840
Alabama $78,300
Arkansas $71,950
Arizona $52,430
California $73,620
Colorado $70,940
Connecticut $71,880
District of Columbia $106,660
Florida $83,170
Georgia $77,960
Guam $37,030
Hawaii $75,080
Iowa $84,720
Idaho $73,870
Illinois $86,470
Indiana $75,080
Kansas $86,500
Kentucky $73,400
Louisiana $73,370
Massachusetts $66,670
Maryland $64,440
Maine $113,480
Michigan $76,090
Minnesota $88,930
Missouri $71,160
Mississippi $81,920
Montana $68,290
North Carolina $83,560
North Dakota $90,160
Nebraska $87,250
New Hampshire $66,350
New Jersey $62,040
New Mexico $56,560
Nevada $50,470
New York $74,720
Ohio $49,180
Oklahoma $80,600
Oregon $64,950
Pennsylvania $57,370
Puerto Rico $18,610
Rhode Island $48,680
South Carolina $64,390
South Dakota $43,770
Tennessee $80,320
Texas $86,510
Utah $40,180
Virginia $74,590
Washington $75,190
Wisconsin $90,160
Wyoming $69,010

How do freight and cargo inspector salaries compare to similar careers?

Freight and cargo inspectors earn about the same as related careers in Minnesota. On average, they make less than commercial pilots but more than ship engineers.

Career Median Salary
Commercial pilot salary $88K
Pilot salary $99K
Transportation planner salary $81K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $89K
Logistician salary $71K
Ship captain salary $71K
Shipmate salary $71K
Ship engineer salary $61K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)