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How much does a Customs Inspector make in California?

Average Customs Inspector Hourly Wage in California

Customs Inspectors earn a median hourly wage of $42.60. Hourly wages typically start from $33.48 and go up to $65.48.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Customs Inspector Yearly Salary in California

Customs Inspectors earn a median salary of $88,620 per year. Salaries typically start from $69,650 and go up to $136,200.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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How to Become a Customs Inspector

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Customs Inspector Earnings by Seniority

Top End Customs Inspector Earnings

The highest earning Customs Inspectors in California earn:

$65.48
an hour
$136,200
per year
Senior Customs Inspector Earnings

Senior Customs Inspectors in California earn:

$56.85
an hour
$118,240
per year
Experienced Customs Inspector Earnings

Experienced Customs Inspectors in California earn:

$42.60
an hour
$88,620
per year
Junior Customs Inspector Earnings

Junior Customs Inspectors in California earn:

$37.73
an hour
$78,480
per year
Starting Customs Inspector Earnings

Starting Customs Inspectors in California earn:

$33.48
an hour
$69,650
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Customs Inspector salary comparison

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Historical salary for Customs Inspectors in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Should I be a Customs Inspector?

Think you might be interested in becoming a Customs Inspector? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    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
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired
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