How much does a Building Code Official make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Building Code Official in the United States is $42 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $37 and $48. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Parksite Inc - Richmond , VA
This creative, organized, and self-starting person will promote DuPont Tyvek® and other specialty building products to builders, subcontractors, code officials and consultants in the commercial ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
Hearth & Home Technologies - Manassas , VA
... officials * Lead Regional Safety Initiatives by working closely with Safety Champion and MCR to ensure that members are following OSHA and FHH Safety Standards * Responsible for all building code ...
Hearth and Home - 10 days ago
JES Foundation Repair - Manassas , VA
Participation in outreach to industry officials, and presentations for continued education ... Solid working knowledge of building codes, gravity and lateral systems * Deep foundation systems ...
ZipRecruiter - 12 days ago
Provide official weekly project status reports * Prepare and distribute project communication with ... Experience applying building codes and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements * O&M ...
ZipRecruiter - 40 days ago
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