Mechanical Inspector Salary (United States)

A Mechanical Inspector earns an average wage of $21.20 per hour. A skill in Maintenance is associated with high pay for this job.
Mechanical Inspector Total Pay (?
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$36,003 - $111,337
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110K
MEDIAN: $64,161
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Mechanical Inspector Total Pay (?
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$13.18 - $40.60
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$36,003 - $111,337  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,205  
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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$30,808 - $98,960  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 194
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$13.18 - $40.60  
   
Overtime
$18.81 - $64.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,205  
   
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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$30,808 - $98,960  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 194
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Job Description for Mechanical Inspector
  • Inspect materials, parts, products, and blueprints for quality and standards conformance.
  • Interpret blueprints and determine if structures and equipment meet specifications.
  • Monitor, document, and schedule work activities.
  • Write reports and communicate results.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Mechanical Inspector Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%
Experienced
up arrow 20%
National Average
$52,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 10%
Entry-Level
up arrow 26%

Skills That Affect Mechanical Inspector Salaries

Maintenance
up arrow 10%
Materials Requirement Planning (MRP)
up arrow 5%
National Average
$52,000
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Gender
Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
39%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 15%
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