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 6% less than similar careers in South Carolina. On average, they make less than pilots but more than shipmates.

Career Median Salary
Pilot salary $105K
Air traffic controller salary $90K
Ship engineer salary $62K
Transportation planner salary $73K
Rail transportation worker salary $79K
Freight and cargo inspector salary $64K
Customs broker salary $64K
Logistician salary $65K
Ship captain salary $58K
Shipmate salary $58K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)