Construction Inspector

Code: 47-4011.00

Also known as: Building Inspection Engineer, Building Inspector, Building Official, Code Enforcement Officer, Combination Building Inspector, Construction Inspector, Elevator Inspector, Home Inspector, Plumbing Inspector, Public Works Inspector

Description: When selecting a new home to move into, a variety of factors may weigh into your decision. Is it in a good school district? How close is it to work? However, one of the most important things to know is if the actual building is secure. Are the structure, electric work and plumbing safe and up to code?Construction Inspectors are responsible for verifying that new construction and repair work are safe and comply with building codes and regulations.Those who focus on zoning requirements will work with architects, construction workers, community organizations and other builders to determine the permitted and legal use of land and its corresponding air rights.

Construction Inspector

Typical wages

10% $37,850
25% $48,860
Median $62,860
75% $80,970
90% $101,170
10% $18.2
25% $23.49
Median $30.22
75% $38.93
90% $48.64

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 13,500