Construction and Building Inspectors Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction and building inspectors in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction and building inspectors amongst Georgia 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction and Building Inspectors in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,390
25th Percentile Wage
$40,480
50th Percentile Wage
$49,730
75th Percentile Wage
$59,800
90th Percentile Wage
$72,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.05
25th Percentile Wage
$19.46
50th Percentile Wage
$23.91
75th Percentile Wage
$28.75
90th Percentile Wage
$34.61

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction and building inspectors in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $34.61. The median hourly salary is $23.91. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.05.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction and building inspectors from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,7301.19%11.08%
201549,1401.49%-
201448,4102.54%-
201347,1806.27%-
201244,220--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction and Building Inspectors in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in state of Georgia ranges from $33,800 to $51,430. The highest paying area for construction and building inspectors in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $51,430. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Macon (mean annual salary $50,180). The lowest paying area is Dalton with a median annual salary of $33,800.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$51,430
Macon
$50,180
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$47,900
Savannah
$47,280
Columbus
$39,810
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$39,090
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$34,510
Dalton
$33,800


Related:

Highest paying cities for construction and building inspectors

Highest paying industries for construction and building inspectors.