Coatings Inspector Salary

Coatings Inspectors in the United States are largely men, earning an average of $24.92 per hour. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Coatings Inspectors report high levels of job satisfaction. Close to two-fifths of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, more than half report medical coverage and more than two-fifths claim dental coverage as well. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,128 - $149,517
(Median)
$39K
$64K
$150K
MEDIAN: $64,054
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.70 - $45.30
(Median)
$16
$25
$45
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,128 - $149,517  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $35,700  
Profit Sharing
$750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$38,192 - $128,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 51
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.70 - $45.30  
   
Overtime
$24.09 - $58.29  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $35,700  
   
Profit Sharing
$750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$38,192 - $128,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 120
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Coatings Inspector

The process of coating is not one that most people think much about. Yet, having equipment or surfaces properly coated is vital to protecting their function. It is also often important to the safety of their operators or inhabitants. Proper protective coating protects structures and equipment from weather, heat, fire, or chemical damage. Because it is necessary to maintain proper levels of coating in certain applications, companies may either directly employ a coatings inspector or contract with a company who employs them.

Read More...

Coatings Inspector Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Coatings Inspector

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Coatings Inspectors with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $60K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $73K. On average, Coatings Inspectors make $74K following one to two decades on the job. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Coatings Inspector with more than 20 years of experience can earn $83K on average.

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Coatings Inspector Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 40%
ADVERTISEMENT