How much does a Building Code Inspector make? The average Building Code Inspector salary is $65,203 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $57,504 and $75,365. 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. 

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Soil Consultants Engineering - Manassas , VA
Will be performing building code and construction inspections construction projects in Virginia, DC, and Maryland. QUALIFICATIONS : * Must be certified as either ICC Residential Building or ...
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G-ES, LLC - Virginia Beach , VA
The Construction Inspector will identify Construction issues not in compliance with building code. You will inspect existing structures that have had foundation improvements installed. You will issue ...
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G-ES, LLC - Norfolk , VA
The Construction Inspector will identify Construction issues not in compliance with building code. You will inspect existing structures that have had foundation improvements installed. You will issue ...
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G-ES, LLC - Midlothian , VA
The Construction Inspector will identify Construction issues not in compliance with building code. You will inspect existing structures that have had foundation improvements installed. You will issue ...
ZipRecruiter - 15 days ago
Ronin Staffing - Langley , VA
... building codes. * Work with 633 CES/CENM Project Managers to ensure construction contractor ... Oversee construction to ensure inspection practices and procedures involved in the inspection of ...
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2M Quality, LLC - Chesapeake , VA
While a county building inspection is looking at construction passing minimum building code, a 2M Quality inspection makes sure the home's workmanship is top-notch. For example, a building inspector ...
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Building Code Inspector Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Building Code Inspector between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of September 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Building Code Inspector in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $81,504
Washington, DC $72,584
Miami, FL $63,476
Chicago, IL $69,173
Boston, MA $73,464
New York, NY $78,439
Dallas, TX $64,779
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Building Code Inspector in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Building Code Inspector in the United States. The base salary for Building Code Inspector ranges from $57,504 to $75,365 with the average base salary of $65,203. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $59,308 to $82,857 with the average total cash compensation of $68,248.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $65,203 $57,504 - $75,365
Bonus $3,044 $1,804 - $7,493
Total Pay $68,248 $59,308 - $82,857
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What's the difference between Code Inspector and Building Code Inspector?
According to our latest salary estimation on September 25, 2020. The average salary of Building Code Inspector is $65,203, and the average salary of Code Inspector is $55,166. The average salary of Code Inspector is lower than Building Code Inspector. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
I am a Building Code Inspector, which location’s salary is higher, Farmington, NM or Fairmont, WV?
Fairmont, WV typically sees higher pay than Farmington, NM for Building Code Inspector. a Building Code Inspector Salary in Fairmont, WV is $63,834 as of September 25, 2020; a Building Code Inspector Salary in Farmington, NM is $60,352 as of September 25, 2020. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Building Code Inspector vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Building Code Inspector?
Salary ranges for a Building Code Inspector can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-09-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: September 25, 2020