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How much does a Fire Inspector make in California?

Average Fire Inspector Hourly Wage in California

Fire Inspectors earn a median hourly wage of $40.38. Hourly wages typically start from $22.63 and go up to $57.09.

Average Fire Inspector Yearly Salary in California

Fire Inspectors earn a median salary of $83,990 per year. Salaries typically start from $47,070 and go up to $118,750.

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

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Fire Inspector Earnings by Seniority

Top End Fire Inspector Earnings

The highest earning Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$57.09
an hour
$118,750
per year
Senior Fire Inspector Earnings

Senior Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$49.90
an hour
$103,790
per year
Experienced Fire Inspector Earnings

Experienced Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$40.38
an hour
$83,990
per year
Junior Fire Inspector Earnings

Junior Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$30.96
an hour
$64,400
per year
Starting Fire Inspector Earnings

Starting Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$22.63
an hour
$47,070
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Fire Inspector salary comparison

Fire Inspectors earn more than 93% percent of Services careers in California. Fire Inspector salaries are in the bottom 65% of all careers in California.

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Historical salary for Fire Inspectors in California

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

How to Become a Fire Inspector

Interested in becoming a fire inspector? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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

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  2. Get the Education

    A certificate or associates degree is required to be a Fire Inspector.

  3. Get Hired

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    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.