Average Construction Inspector Hourly Pay

$25.37
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$17.11
MEDIAN
$25.37
90%
$41.48

The average hourly pay for a Construction Inspector is $25.37

Hourly Rate
$17 - $41
Bonus
$406 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$493 - $10k
Total Pay
$37k - $90k
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What Do Construction Inspectors Do?

Construction Inspector Tasks
  • Physically inspect construction projects and sites to ensure safe working conditions, correct materials, and eventual structural integrity.
  • Work with teams to schedule utility outages, road blockages, and other site-specific safety measures.
  • Examine, draw, and write reports and diagrams to demonstrate progress and plans, including those necessary for permits.
  • Perform civil and structural tests on soil compaction, materials, paint thickness, etc.
  • Examine plans and blueprints to identify errors in design and construction, then communicate those findings.
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Job Satisfaction for Construction Inspector

4.1 out of 5
(292)
Highly Satisfied
25Reviews
Based on 292 responses, the job of Construction Inspector has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.1 out of 5. On average, Construction Inspectors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
90.8%
Female
8.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 653 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

81%

Dental

70%

Vision

62%

None

18%