Construction and Building Inspectors Salary Information in Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,940
25th Percentile Wage
$43,280
50th Percentile Wage
$55,250
75th Percentile Wage
$64,640
90th Percentile Wage
$76,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $55,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,940.

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
$55,250
0.98% 12.13%
2016
$54,710
2.69% -
2015
$53,240
0.45% -
2014
$53,000
5.21% -
2013
$50,240
3.36% -
2012
$48,550
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in state of Ohio ranges from $38,540 to $62,770. The highest paying area for construction and building inspectors in Ohio is West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $62,770. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Dayton (mean annual salary $60,160). The lowest paying area is Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $38,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$62,770
Dayton
$60,160
Columbus
$60,000
Canton-Massillon
$56,620
Toledo
$56,350
Cincinnati-Middletown
$54,920
Akron
$54,040
Lima
$53,270
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$52,680
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$51,570
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$49,100
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$38,540




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