Fire Inspectors and Investigators Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for fire inspectors and investigators in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of fire inspectors and investigators among Florida areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Fire Inspectors and Investigators in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,550
25th Percentile Wage
$49,780
50th Percentile Wage
$63,750
75th Percentile Wage
$78,950
90th Percentile Wage
$95,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fire inspectors and investigators in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,550.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of fire inspectors and investigators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,750
3.98% 6.60%
2016
$61,210
6.13% -
2015
$57,460
-1.93% -
2014
$58,570
1.42% -
2013
$57,740
-3.12% -
2012
$59,540
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Fire Inspectors and Investigators in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of fire inspectors and investigators in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of fire inspectors and investigators in state of Florida ranges from $49,310 to $85,950. The highest paying area for fire inspectors and investigators in Florida is West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach with a median annual salary of $85,950. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach (mean annual salary $73,330). The lowest paying area is Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach with a median annual salary of $49,310.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$85,950
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$73,330
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$72,910
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$72,030
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$69,690
Jacksonville
$66,430
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$63,200
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$57,630
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$53,890
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$53,380
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$51,700
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$49,310




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