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

Fire Inspectors earn an average hourly wage of $28.36. Hourly wages typically start from $16.35 and go up to $43.43. Fire Inspectors earn an average salary of $58,980 per year. Salaries typically start from $34,010 and go up to $90,330.

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

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Highest

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

$43.43 an hour $90,330 per year
Senior

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

$35.12 an hour $73,050 per year
Experienced

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

$26.99 an hour $56,130 per year
Junior

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

$20.67 an hour $42,990 per year
Starting

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

$16.35 an hour $34,010 per year

Historical salary for Fire Inspectors in the United States

Fire Inspector salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Fire Inspector Salary in Washington $43.99 $91,510 # 1
Fire Inspector Salary in California $40.41 $84,050 # 2
Fire Inspector Salary in Oregon $38.84 $80,780 # 3
Fire Inspector Salary in Massachusetts $34.82 $72,420 # 4
Fire Inspector Salary in Nevada $31.82 $66,190 # 5
Fire Inspector Salary in Minnesota $31.21 $64,920 # 6
Fire Inspector Salary in Idaho $31.01 $64,500 # 7
Fire Inspector Salary in Colorado $30.92 $64,320 # 8
Fire Inspector Salary in Illinois $30.83 $64,130 # 9
Fire Inspector Salary in New York $29.46 $61,280 # 10
Fire Inspector Salary in Michigan $29.25 $60,850 # 11
Fire Inspector Salary in Florida $29.13 $60,590 # 12
Fire Inspector Salary in Oklahoma $28.76 $59,830 # 13
Fire Inspector Salary in Connecticut $28.75 $59,800 # 14
Fire Inspector Salary in Ohio $28.23 $58,710 # 15
Fire Inspector Salary in Arizona $28.10 $58,460 # 16
Fire Inspector Salary in Texas $27.52 $57,230 # 17
Fire Inspector Salary in Maryland $27.37 $56,920 # 18
Fire Inspector Salary in Rhode Island $27.35 $56,900 # 19
Fire Inspector Salary in Alabama $27.27 $56,730 # 20
Fire Inspector Salary in Louisiana $27.04 $56,240 # 21
Fire Inspector Salary in New Jersey $26.42 $54,960 # 22
Fire Inspector Salary in Utah $26.11 $54,320 # 23
Fire Inspector Salary in New Hampshire $26.01 $54,110 # 24
Fire Inspector Salary in Virginia $25.74 $53,550 # 25
Fire Inspector Salary in Nebraska $25.55 $53,140 # 26
Fire Inspector Salary in Tennessee $25.13 $52,270 # 27
Fire Inspector Salary in Pennsylvania $24.17 $50,270 # 28
Fire Inspector Salary in Indiana $24.11 $50,150 # 29
Fire Inspector Salary in Wisconsin $24.01 $49,930 # 30
Fire Inspector Salary in Kansas $23.93 $49,780 # 31
Fire Inspector Salary in Missouri $23.81 $49,530 # 32
Fire Inspector Salary in North Carolina $23.16 $48,160 # 33
Fire Inspector Salary in Mississippi $22.58 $46,960 # 34
Fire Inspector Salary in Kentucky $22.56 $46,920 # 35
Fire Inspector Salary in Georgia $22.36 $46,500 # 36
Fire Inspector Salary in New Mexico $22.27 $46,320 # 37
Fire Inspector Salary in Arkansas $21.83 $45,400 # 38
Fire Inspector Salary in Maine $20.76 $43,180 # 39
Fire Inspector Salary in South Carolina $18.39 $38,260 # 40
Fire Inspector Salary in West Virginia $16.14 $33,570 # 41
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics