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Inspector Construction & Building Salary

How much does a Inspector Construction & Building make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Inspector Construction & Building

$63,612 (USD)/yr

$31 (USD)/hr

$1,406 (USD)/yr

$62,824 (USD)/yr

$30 (USD)/hr

$1,406 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Inspects construction of bridges, buildings, dams, highways, and other types of construction work to ensure that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications. Measures distances to verify accuracy of dimensions of structural installations and layouts. Verifies levels, alignment, and elevation of installations, using surveyor's level and transit. Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials used conform to specifications. Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standard and approves installation. Interprets blueprints and specifications for contractor and discusses deviations from specified construction procedures to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction.
The average inspector construction & building salary in United States is $63,612 or an equivalent hourly rate of $31. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,406. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$45,817 (USD)

$78,368 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$73,743 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Inspector Construction & Building will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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