Inspector salary in the United States

Average salary
$49,500/yr
Based on 10,148 income tax records
$20,000
$116,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$35K
 
$47K
 
$54K
 
$54K
 
$51K
$20,000
$116,000
How much do Inspectors make?
The average total salary for a Inspector is $49,500 per year. This is based on data from 10,148 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Inspector and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Inspector salary can vary between $20,000 to $116,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Inspector salary by location

Inspector salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Acuren Inspection, Harris County, TX
13 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$50K – $131K
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Boeing, Snohomish County, WA
38 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$71K – $137K
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US Department Of Defense, Kitsap County, WA
19 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$75K – $105K
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City Of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$68K – $104K
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TEAM, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$44K – $131K
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Honeywell International, Cass County, MO
12 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$56K – $92K
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City Of Phoenix, Maricopa County, AZ
13 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$41K – $73K
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Spirit AeroSystems, Sedgwick County, KS
21 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$38K – $87K
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Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News County, VA
12 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$39K – $73K
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City Of Houston, Harris County, TX
19 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$48K – $76K
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Amazon, Wayne County, MI
11 income tax records
$18,500/yr
$18K – $18K

Inspector demographics in United States

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55% are single
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45% are married
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41% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Inspectors in United States

10,148 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a inspector in the United States is $49,500 per year. Inspector salaries in the United States can vary between $20,000 to $116,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 10,148 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as inspector.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for inspectors in the United States: Acuren Inspection ($105,500 a year), Boeing ($95,500 a year), and US Department of Defense ($91,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for inspectors in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($81,500 a year), New Orleans Metro Area, LA ($80,000 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($77,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.