Transportation Inspectors Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for transportation inspectors in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of transportation inspectors among New York 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 Transportation Inspectors in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,290
25th Percentile Wage
$68,840
50th Percentile Wage
$74,720
75th Percentile Wage
$80,580
90th Percentile Wage
$84,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for transportation inspectors in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $84,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $51,290.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.66
25th Percentile Wage
$33.10
50th Percentile Wage
$35.92
75th Percentile Wage
$38.74
90th Percentile Wage
$40.45

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for transportation inspectors in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $40.45. The median hourly salary is $35.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.66.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of transportation inspectors from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201674,7202.76%8.86%
201572,6604.47%-
201369,4101.89%-
201268,100--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Transportation Inspectors in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of transportation inspectors in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of transportation inspectors in state of New York ranges from $61,160 to $98,580. The highest paying area for transportation inspectors in New York is Nassau-Suffolk with a median annual salary of $98,580. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Rochester (mean annual salary $90,020). The lowest paying area is Buffalo-Niagara Falls with a median annual salary of $61,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nassau-Suffolk
$98,580
Rochester
$90,020
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$74,700
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$71,100
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$69,320
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$61,160


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