Average Fire Inspector / Investigator Salary

$57,294
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$1,600
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The average salary for a Fire Inspector / Investigator is $57,294.
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$44k
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$57k
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$80k
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MEDIAN $57,294
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Salary
$44k - $80k
Bonus
$700 - $2k
Total Pay
$42k - $85k

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Job Description for Fire Inspector / Investigator

Fire Inspector / Investigator 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fire Inspector / Investigator

An early career Fire Inspector / Investigator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,253 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Fire Inspector / Investigator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,194 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Fire Inspector / Investigator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,776 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,042.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 87 survey responses.
Early Career
34.5%
Mid Career
18.4%
Experienced
32.2%
Late Career
14.9%