Construction and Building Inspectors Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction and building inspectors in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction and building inspectors among Maine 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 Construction and Building Inspectors in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,010
25th Percentile Wage
$40,050
50th Percentile Wage
$49,800
75th Percentile Wage
$60,490
90th Percentile Wage
$71,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,800
1.79% 11.00%
2016
$48,910
5.62% -
2015
$46,160
1.86% -
2014
$45,300
1.28% -
2013
$44,720
0.89% -
2012
$44,320
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in state of Maine ranges from $40,230 to $59,600. The highest paying area for construction and building inspectors in Maine is Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,600. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford (mean annual salary $55,270). The lowest paying area is Lewiston-Auburn with a median annual salary of $40,230.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$59,600
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$55,270
Bangor
$49,000
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$48,460
Lewiston-Auburn
$40,230




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