Construction and Building Inspector Salary in the United States

How much does a Construction and Building Inspector make in the United States? The average Construction and Building Inspector salary in the United States is $55,400 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,160 and $63,580. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Construction and Building Inspector may be assigned to residential or commercial structures. Inspects initial construction and additional repairs to ensure adherence to contract specifications, building ordinances, and zoning laws. Being a Construction and Building Inspector typically reports to supervisor or manager. May require an advanced degree. Being a Construction and Building Inspector works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Working as a Construction and Building Inspector typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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