How much does a Chief Inspector make? The average Chief Inspector salary is $134,743 as of January 26, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $114,806 and $160,290. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Express Employment Professionals - Kansas City , KS
Chief Grain Inspector/Grader Location: Kansas City, KS Pay Rate: $25.00 - $28.00 per hour Duties: * Perform grain inspections to ensure compliance with quality standards * Conduct visual inspections ...
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AIRBUS U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. - Mobile , AL
Position Summary QC Inspectors will be responsible to the Chief Inspector/Head of Quality for the performance of all Quality Control Inspections. Primary Responsibilities: * Review incoming aircraft ...
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Maynard Steel Casting Co. - Milwaukee , WI
Communicate with Chief Inspector and Cleaning Room Supervisors to inform them if a pattern of non-conformance appears. * Perform Level II mangnaflux or ultrasonic inspection. * Perform final release ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
First Class Air Support LLC - Atlanta , GA
... Chief Inspector. • Mentors other inspectors and technicians as needed. • Communicates with management and Planning department as required to identify priorities. • Continually monitors repair ...
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Paxon Energy & Infrastructure Services LLC - Indianapolis , IN
Prepares the appropriate reports for the assigned activity and submits reports to the Chief Inspector at the designated time. QUALIFICATIONS: You must have the following: (Minimum) * A combination of ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 44 days ago
WHITCO - Whitman Consulting Organization - Omaha , NE
Chief Inspector Experience Certifications: * CWI (Certified Welding Inspector) * NACE CIP Level 1 or 2 (Required) * API 1163 (Preferred) * OSHA 10hr or 30 Hr. (Preferred) * Familiar with PT, UT, MT ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 70 days ago

Chief Inspector Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Chief Inspector between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of January 26, 2024. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Chief Inspector in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $168,428
Washington, DC $149,995
Miami, FL $130,769
Chicago, IL $142,140
Boston, MA $151,814
New York, NY $158,322
Dallas, TX $133,867
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What is the average salary for Chief Inspector in 2024?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Chief Inspector in the United States. The base salary for Chief Inspector ranges from $114,806 to $160,290 with the average base salary of $134,743. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $121,162 to $181,020 with the average total cash compensation of $148,461.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $134,743 $114,806 - $160,290
Bonus $13,719 $6,356 - $20,730
Total Pay $148,461 $121,162 - $181,020
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What's the difference between Chief Flight Inspector and Chief Inspector?
According to our latest salary estimation on January 26, 2024. The average salary of Chief Inspector is $134,743, and the average salary of Chief Flight Inspector is $132,864. The average salary of Chief Flight Inspector is lower than Chief Inspector. ( 2024-01-26 )
I am a Chief Inspector, which location’s salary is higher, Lowell, MA or Pensacola, FL?
Lowell, MA typically sees higher pay than Pensacola, FL for Chief Inspector. a Chief Inspector Salary in Lowell, MA is $146,991 as of January 26, 2024; a Chief Inspector Salary in Pensacola, FL is $122,077 as of January 26, 2024. ( 2024-01-26 )
Why does the salary of a Chief 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. ( 2024-01-26 )
What are the Pay Factors for Chief Inspector?
Salary ranges for a Chief 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 ( 2024-01-26 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2024-01-26 )

Last Update: January 26, 2024