Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Construction and Building Inspectors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,480
25th Percentile Wage
$48,950
50th Percentile Wage
$61,930
75th Percentile Wage
$80,150
90th Percentile Wage
$96,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of educational services. 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 $96,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $61,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction and building inspectors is $38,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,930
-1.92% 5.97%
2016
$63,120
2.17% -
2015
$61,750
-0.02% -
2014
$61,760
4.57% -
2013
$58,940
1.20% -
2012
$58,230
- -

Compare Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of construction and building inspectors in ten industries in the educational services 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 colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $63,490. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges (including private, state, and local government schools) industry (annual salary $49,910). For detailed construction and building inspectors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$63,490
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$63,240
Educational Services - State government owned
$63,100
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$62,420
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$62,060
Educational Services
$61,930
Educational Services - Privately owned
$61,750
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$61,640
Educational Services - Local government owned
$60,300
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$49,910

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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