$41,258
Avg. Salary
$17.09
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Code Enforcement Officer is $17.09 per hour.

The average pay for a Code Enforcement Officer is $41,258 per year.

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$12.02
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$25.72
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MEDIAN $17.09
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$65k
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MEDIAN $41,258
$29,669 - $65,146
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$0$65K
Salary $29,669 - $65,146
Bonus $96.96 - $6,183
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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$26,955 - $60,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 4 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 331
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $12.02 - $25.72
Overtime $20.29 - $52.06
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $96.96 - $6,183
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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$26,955 - $60,659
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 4 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 299

Job Description for Code Enforcement Officer

Code enforcement officers work primarily for local governments to evaluate private properties as well as public grounds to ensure that they do not violate local government codes or other state laws and regulations.

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Code Enforcement Officer Tasks
  • Investigate and enforce municipal, land development and property maintenance codes within city boundaries.
  • Schedule and perform systematic property maintenance inspections to maintain or achieve minimum property standards.
  • Notify responsible parties of code issues given in writing, by phone, in person and electronically.
  • Respond to and investigate allegations of violations of Municipal, Land Development and Property Maintenance Codes to determine validity of complaints and the appropriate course of action to mitigate issues.

Code Enforcement Officer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Code Enforcement Officer

Pay by Experience for a Code Enforcement Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Code Enforcement Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 171 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Code Enforcement Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 69 salaries. An experienced Code Enforcement Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 99 salaries. A Code Enforcement Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 32 salaries.

Code Enforcement Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Code Enforcement Officer?

Code Enforcement Officer in East Point:
"It is a great job."
Pros: Work independently and conduct investigations on properties and/ businezz
Cons: My supervisor does not know how to communicate with officers and promotes individuality not team work.

Code Enforcement Officer in Little Rock:
"Ok."
Pros: helping others
Cons: the boss I work with

Code Enforcement Officer in Tangipahoa:
"Awsome you get to meet new people and help keep the parish c."
Pros: Helping keep our parish clean and working with people.
Cons: The pay.

Code Enforcement Officer in Sonora:
Pros: I have my own office. I have my own company vehicle.
Cons: Lots of paperwork. And the people that complain.

Code Enforcement Officer in Parker:
"Getting people to do what their parents taught them to do."
Pros: Citizen interaction, making a difference in the community.
Cons: Having to force people to comply with City code.

Code Enforcement Officer in Parker:
Pros: Dealing with the public.
Cons: Politics.

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Key Stats for Code Enforcement Officer

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Code Enforcement Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲38%

Experienced
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Code Enforcement Officer Salaries

Commercial Building Inspection
▲18%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$39,000


Customer Relations
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 14%