Average Building Code Inspector Salary

$57,105
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$38k
MEDIAN
$57k
90%
$78k

The average salary for a Building Code Inspector is $57,105

Base Salary
$38k - $78k
Bonus
$242 - $5k
Total Pay
$37k - $81k
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What Do Building Code Inspectors Do?

Building Code Inspector Tasks
  • Maintain an up-to-date working knowledge of all codes, city ordinances, state laws, and federal regulations that govern the process and procedures for construction and building operations.
  • Create and file detailed reports documenting the results of each investigation.
  • Investigate violations of building code ordinances.
  • Conduct independent inspections at construction sites to ensure compliance with city codes and zoning ordinances.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
91.5%
Female
8.5%
This data is based on 71 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

87%

Dental

75%

Vision

64%

None

13%