Average Home Inspector Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Home Inspector is $51,766 in 2024

Base Salary
$34k - $78k
$101 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $15k
$879 - $247k
Total Pay
$32k - $119k
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What Do Home Inspectors Do?

Home Inspector Tasks
  • Visit sites and conduct interior and exterior inspections.
  • Respond to questions and concerns.
  • Discuss and explain risks to the home, including environmental and mold risks.
  • Document findings and explain them to clients.
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How do Home Inspectors Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
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FAQs About Home Inspectors

What is the highest pay for Home Inspectors?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Home Inspector is $78k / year

What is the lowest pay for Home Inspectors?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Home Inspector is $34k / year

How can Home Inspectors increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Home Inspector is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Home Inspector that oversees more junior Home Inspectors, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.