Construction and Building Inspectors

Construction and building inspectors ensure that construction meets local and national building codes and ordinances, zoning regulations, and contract specifications.

$59,090

Median US Salary

High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Construction and Building Inspectors

Currently employed

98,810

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

10%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Construction and Building Inspectors

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

California $87,790

Alaska $84,580

District of Columbia $80,470

Washington $73,750

Nevada $72,380

Oregon $70,620

Minnesota $69,780

Connecticut $67,400

New Jersey $65,740

Massachusetts $65,160

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Maxxing your 401k as Construction and Building Inspectors

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

32.2%

Per paycheck

$731.81

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $2,272.69
Pre Tax Retirement $731.81
Before Taxes $1,540.88
Taxes $462.26
Take Home $1,078.62

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