Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

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

Average Annual Salary of Construction and Building Inspectors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,530
25th Percentile Wage
$35,790
50th Percentile Wage
$42,660
75th Percentile Wage
$57,820
90th Percentile Wage
$78,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $78,490. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction and building inspectors is $32,530.

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 health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$42,660
-3.82% 11.98%
2016
$44,290
2.26% -
2015
$43,290
5.94% -
2014
$40,720
6.11% -
2013
$38,230
1.78% -
2012
$37,550
- -

Compare Construction and Building Inspectors Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of construction and building inspectors in five industries in the health care and social assistance 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 child day care services industry with an annual salary $49,700. The lowest paying industry is the individual and family services industry (annual salary $41,090). For detailed construction and building inspectors salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Child Day Care Services
$49,700
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$46,180
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$44,820
Social Assistance
$42,160
Individual and Family Services
$41,090

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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