View all jobs →

Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.

Find your perfect career

Would you make a good customs inspector? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

Take the free career test

What is the average salary for Customs Inspectors in the United States?

Customs Inspectors earn an average hourly wage of $38.72. Hourly wages typically start from $19.61 and go up to $61.25. Customs Inspectors earn an average salary of $80,540 per year. Salaries typically start from $40,780 and go up to $127,400.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

Learn more about the Customs Inspector job market for salaries of real jobs in your area.

Highest

The top 10% of Customs Inspectors in the United States earn:

$61.25 an hour $127,400 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Customs Inspectors in the United States earn:

$49.01 an hour $101,940 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Customs Inspectors in the United States earn:

$38.40 an hour $79,870 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Customs Inspectors in the United States earn:

$25.62 an hour $53,280 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Customs Inspectors in the United States earn:

$19.61 an hour $40,780 per year

Historical salary for Customs Inspectors in the United States

Customs Inspector salary by state

Click on a state to learn more

State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Customs Inspector Salary in District of Columbia $56.81 $118,170 # 1
Customs Inspector Salary in Alaska $53.83 $111,970 # 2
Customs Inspector Salary in Delaware $48.34 $100,550 # 3
Customs Inspector Salary in New Jersey $47.89 $99,600 # 4
Customs Inspector Salary in California $47.57 $98,940 # 5
Customs Inspector Salary in Maryland $45.93 $95,530 # 6
Customs Inspector Salary in Washington $45.51 $94,660 # 7
Customs Inspector Salary in Hawaii $43.84 $91,180 # 8
Customs Inspector Salary in Illinois $43.44 $90,350 # 9
Customs Inspector Salary in Virginia $43.21 $89,870 # 10
Customs Inspector Salary in New York $42.44 $88,280 # 11
Customs Inspector Salary in Michigan $41.63 $86,590 # 12
Customs Inspector Salary in Arizona $40.73 $84,730 # 13
Customs Inspector Salary in Colorado $39.75 $82,680 # 14
Customs Inspector Salary in Vermont $39.21 $81,550 # 15
Customs Inspector Salary in Nevada $39.18 $81,500 # 16
Customs Inspector Salary in Oregon $39.17 $81,470 # 17
Customs Inspector Salary in North Dakota $39.08 $81,300 # 18
Customs Inspector Salary in Connecticut $39.05 $81,220 # 19
Customs Inspector Salary in Pennsylvania $38.97 $81,050 # 20
Customs Inspector Salary in New Mexico $37.77 $78,550 # 21
Customs Inspector Salary in Rhode Island $37.72 $78,460 # 22
Customs Inspector Salary in Texas $37.32 $77,630 # 23
Customs Inspector Salary in Montana $37.12 $77,220 # 24
Customs Inspector Salary in Minnesota $36.46 $75,850 # 25
Customs Inspector Salary in Massachusetts $36.24 $75,370 # 26
Customs Inspector Salary in Nebraska $35.97 $74,830 # 27
Customs Inspector Salary in Florida $35.42 $73,670 # 28
Customs Inspector Salary in New Hampshire $35.22 $73,260 # 29
Customs Inspector Salary in Wyoming $34.87 $72,520 # 30
Customs Inspector Salary in Iowa $34.56 $71,890 # 31
Customs Inspector Salary in Utah $34.46 $71,670 # 32
Customs Inspector Salary in Ohio $33.67 $70,030 # 33
Customs Inspector Salary in Wisconsin $33.59 $69,870 # 34
Customs Inspector Salary in South Dakota $32.85 $68,320 # 35
Customs Inspector Salary in Missouri $32.71 $68,030 # 36
Customs Inspector Salary in Maine $31.82 $66,180 # 37
Customs Inspector Salary in Idaho $31.52 $65,560 # 38
Customs Inspector Salary in Kentucky $30.57 $63,580 # 39
Customs Inspector Salary in Indiana $30.12 $62,650 # 40
Customs Inspector Salary in Tennessee $29.77 $61,920 # 41
Customs Inspector Salary in Georgia $29.56 $61,480 # 42
Customs Inspector Salary in Oklahoma $29.07 $60,460 # 43
Customs Inspector Salary in Louisiana $28.47 $59,210 # 44
Customs Inspector Salary in Alabama $28.31 $58,890 # 45
Customs Inspector Salary in Kansas $28.13 $58,500 # 46
Customs Inspector Salary in South Carolina $27.96 $58,150 # 47
Customs Inspector Salary in West Virginia $27.60 $57,410 # 48
Customs Inspector Salary in North Carolina $26.26 $54,610 # 49
Customs Inspector Salary in Mississippi $26.21 $54,510 # 50
Customs Inspector Salary in Arkansas $25.97 $54,010 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics