$51,686
Avg. Salary
$20.29
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,750

Bonus

$8,750

Profit Sharing

$7,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Fire Inspector is $20.29 per hour.

The average pay for a Fire Inspector is $51,686 per year.

10%
$13.98
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$20.29
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$30.04
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MEDIAN $20.29
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$35k
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$52k
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$79k
90%
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MEDIAN $51,686
$35,039 - $79,386
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$52K
$79K
MEDIAN: $51,686
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$0$79K
Salary $35,039 - $79,386
Bonus $497 - $9,787
Profit Sharing $8,750
Commission $7,000
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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$31,669 - $73,122
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $13.98 - $30.04
Overtime $21.28 - $47.03
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $497 - $9,787
Commission $7,000
Profit Sharing $8,750
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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$31,669 - $73,122
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 237

Job Description for Fire Inspector

Fire inspectors are responsible for ensuring that facilities are compliant with applicable codes and laws, and they are often employed by emergency response service companies and government entities. Their duties revolve around inspecting fire safety plans and the systems needed to extinguish fires to ensure that they comply with local laws, and they may also issue permits and investigate origins of fires.

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Fire Inspector Tasks
  • Inspect site for fire hazards, prevention, and safety requirements.
  • Communicate with authorities, customers, and complete follow up inspections.
  • Inspect flammable liquid and chemical storage practices.
  • Ensure plans for new construction meets fire codes.

Fire Inspector Pay By Employer

$0$58K

SimplexGrinnell
12 profiles
$48,237

Fire Inspector Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Fire Inspector

Pay by Experience for a Fire Inspector has a positive trend. An entry-level Fire Inspector with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fire Inspector with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Fire Inspector which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 63 salaries. A Fire Inspector with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 40 salaries.

Key Stats for Fire Inspector

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Fire Inspector Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 62 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 19%