Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction and building inspectors salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction and Building Inspectors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,760
25th Percentile Wage
$53,290
50th Percentile Wage
$65,870
75th Percentile Wage
$76,110
90th Percentile Wage
$85,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) construction and building inspectors is $85,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction and building inspectors is $37,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,87010.52%12.51%
201558,940-12.86%-
201466,5209.55%-
201360,1704.22%-
201257,630--

Compare Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of construction and building inspectors in five industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for construction and building inspectors occupations is the rail transportation industry with an annual salary $69,050. The lowest paying industry is the other pipeline transportation industry (annual salary $60,860). For detailed construction and building inspectors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Rail Transportation
$69,050
Rail Transportation
$69,050
Pipeline Transportation
$65,780
Pipeline Transportation of Natural Gas
$65,550
Other Pipeline Transportation
$60,860

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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