Fire Inspector Salary (United States)

A Fire Inspector earns an average salary of $47,560 per year.
Fire Inspector Total Pay (?
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$34,044 - $70,872
(Median)
34K
48K
59K
71K
MEDIAN: $47,560
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Fire Inspector Total Pay (?
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$11.70 - $31.21
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,044 - $70,872  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,483  
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).
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$30,947 - $70,125  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.70 - $31.21  
   
Overtime
$21.00 - $50.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,483  
   
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).
)
$30,947 - $70,125  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 192
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Job Description for Fire Inspector
  • Inspect flammable liquid and chemical storage practices.
  • Ensure plans for new construction meets fire codes.
  • Inspect site for fire hazards, prevention, and safety requirements.
  • Communicate with authorities, customers, and complete follow up inspections.

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

Experience Affects Fire Inspector Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Experienced
up arrow 12%
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
National Average
$45,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 12%
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Gender
Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 20%
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