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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 $39.81. Hourly wages typically start from $25.47 and go up to $60.16.

Average Fire Inspector Yearly Salary in California

Fire Inspectors earn a median salary of $82,810 per year. Salaries typically start from $52,970 and go up to $125,120.

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Fire Inspector Earnings by Seniority

Top End Fire Inspector Earnings

The highest earning Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$60.16
an hour
$125,120
per year
Senior Fire Inspector Earnings

Senior Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$51.33
an hour
$106,760
per year
Experienced Fire Inspector Earnings

Experienced Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$39.81
an hour
$82,810
per year
Junior Fire Inspector Earnings

Junior Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$31.47
an hour
$65,460
per year
Starting Fire Inspector Earnings

Starting Fire Inspectors in California earn:

$25.47
an hour
$52,970
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Fire Inspector salary comparison

Fire Inspectors earn more than 91% percent of Services careers in California. Fire Inspector salaries are in the top 62% 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

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