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Fire Inspector Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 12,400 Fire Inspectors in the United States. The Fire Inspector job market is expected to grow by 5.5% between 2014 and 2024.

Fire Inspector Employability Rating

D Sokanu rates Fire Inspectors with a D employability rating, meaning this career should provide weak employment opportunities for the foreseeable future. Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 4,300 Fire Inspectors. That number is based on 700 additional Fire Inspectors, and the retirement of 3,600 existing Fire Inspectors.

Supply of Fire Inspectors

The Fire Inspector industry is concentrated in Texas, New Jersey, and California.

Fire Inspector Job Market by State

State name Employed Fire Inspectors
Texas 1,340
New Jersey 1,080
California 950
Florida 800
Georgia 650
North Carolina 640
New York 620
Illinois 390
Connecticut 390
Indiana 360
Missouri 290
Michigan 280
Ohio 260
Tennessee 250
Arizona 250
Pennsylvania 240
Virginia 240
South Carolina 220
Washington 220
Mississippi 210
Massachusetts 200
Oklahoma 160
Oregon 160
Delaware 150
Louisiana 150
Colorado 150
Minnesota 150
Maryland 140
Nevada 140
Wisconsin 130
Alabama 130
Kentucky 110
Kansas 90
Maine 70
Rhode Island 70
New Hampshire 60
West Virginia 40
Arkansas 40
Idaho 30

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