How much does a Code Inspector make? The average Code Inspector salary is $55,262 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $51,440 and $59,794. 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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City Of Alexandria Virginia - Alexandria , VA
Electrical Building Code Inspector II An Overview The Electrical Building Code Inspector II will conduct technical code inspection work on new and existing construction and renovation projects in ...
Recruitics REACH - 16 days ago
Engineering Resource Group - Leesburg , VA
Quality Inspector - Hiring during COVID Location : Leesburg VA US 20175 Job Type ... Temp/Contract Reference Code : 20364-BZ1 Compensation : open - 16-18/h Start Date : 11/11/2020 ...
Monster - 53 days ago
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 ...
ZipRecruiter - 56 days ago
City Of Alexandria Virginia - Alexandria , VA
Enforces compliance of City codes, approved plans, MOT plans, and contract specifications to all ... or an inspector; responsibility for periodically examining the erosion and sediment control ...
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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 ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
VSC Fire & Security, Inc. - Virginia Beach , VA
The position requires knowledge and experience related to the inspection, testing, repair and service of fire protection systems; knowledge of NFPA standards and state/local codes. NICET ...
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Code Inspector Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Code Inspector between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Code Inspector in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $69,078
Washington, DC $61,518
Miami, FL $53,798
Chicago, IL $58,627
Boston, MA $62,264
New York, NY $66,480
Dallas, TX $54,903
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What is the average salary for 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 Code Inspector in the United States. The base salary for Code Inspector ranges from $51,440 to $59,794 with the average base salary of $55,262. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $53,392 to $62,940 with the average total cash compensation of $58,777.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $55,262 $51,440 - $59,794
Bonus $3,515 $1,952 - $3,146
Total Pay $58,777 $53,392 - $62,940
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What's the difference between Building Code Inspector and Code Inspector?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Code Inspector is $55,262, and the average salary of Building Code Inspector is $65,312. The average salary of Building Code Inspector is higher than Code Inspector. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Code Inspector, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Code Inspector. a Code Inspector Salary in New Britain, CT is $59,684 as of October 28, 2020; a Code Inspector Salary in Barnstable, MA is $58,275 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a 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. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Code Inspector?
Salary ranges for a 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 ( 2020-10-28 )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020