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What is the average salary for Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States?

Freight and Cargo Inspectors earn an average hourly wage of $34.05. Hourly wages typically start from $15.78 and go up to $54.98. Freight and Cargo Inspectors earn an average salary of $70,820 per year. Salaries typically start from $32,820 and go up to $114,360.

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

Learn more about the Freight and Cargo Inspector job market for salaries of real jobs in your area.

Highest

The top 10% of Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States earn:

$54.98 an hour $114,360 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States earn:

$44.19 an hour $91,910 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States earn:

$33.26 an hour $69,170 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States earn:

$23.46 an hour $48,800 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States earn:

$15.78 an hour $32,820 per year

Historical salary for Freight and Cargo Inspectors in the United States

Freight and Cargo Inspector salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in District of Columbia $47.41 $98,620 # 1
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Alaska $46.32 $96,340 # 2
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Maine $45.90 $95,480 # 3
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Michigan $41.70 $86,730 # 4
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Florida $41.67 $86,670 # 5
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Massachusetts $40.42 $84,080 # 6
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Minnesota $40.01 $83,230 # 7
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Kansas $39.79 $82,760 # 8
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Hawaii $38.36 $79,780 # 9
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Illinois $37.89 $78,820 # 10
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Connecticut $36.93 $76,810 # 11
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Pennsylvania $36.29 $75,490 # 12
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in North Carolina $35.98 $74,830 # 13
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Nebraska $35.49 $73,820 # 14
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Oklahoma $35.14 $73,090 # 15
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Virginia $34.97 $72,730 # 16
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Washington $34.78 $72,330 # 17
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Utah $34.66 $72,100 # 18
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Louisiana $34.51 $71,780 # 19
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Kentucky $34.37 $71,500 # 20
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in California $34.32 $71,390 # 21
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in South Carolina $34.25 $71,250 # 22
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Texas $34.22 $71,170 # 23
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Alabama $34.14 $71,000 # 24
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Montana $33.70 $70,090 # 25
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Colorado $33.48 $69,630 # 26
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Idaho $33.36 $69,390 # 27
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in West Virginia $33.20 $69,050 # 28
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Oregon $33.02 $68,690 # 29
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Wisconsin $33.01 $68,660 # 30
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Iowa $32.16 $66,900 # 31
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in North Dakota $31.98 $66,510 # 32
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Tennessee $31.82 $66,180 # 33
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Arizona $31.67 $65,870 # 34
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Georgia $31.54 $65,610 # 35
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Missouri $30.71 $63,870 # 36
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in New Jersey $30.61 $63,660 # 37
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Nevada $30.52 $63,490 # 38
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in New Hampshire $29.93 $62,250 # 39
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Maryland $28.37 $59,010 # 40
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Indiana $28.32 $58,910 # 41
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Ohio $27.30 $56,790 # 42
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Wyoming $26.84 $55,830 # 43
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Mississippi $26.01 $54,090 # 44
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in South Dakota $25.92 $53,910 # 45
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in New Mexico $23.73 $49,370 # 46
Freight and Cargo Inspector Salary in Delaware $18.74 $38,980 # 47
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics