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Fire Inspectors and Investigators Salary Information in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of fire inspectors and investigators in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of fire inspectors and investigators in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Fire Inspectors and Investigators in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$69,830
25th Percentile Wage
$79,100
50th Percentile Wage
$92,900
75th Percentile Wage
$103,720
90th Percentile Wage
$117,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fire inspectors and investigators in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $69,830.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$92,900
0.86% 5.55%
2016
$92,100
0.67% -
2015
$91,480
-1.71% -
2014
$93,040
2.12% -
2013
$91,070
3.66% -
2012
$87,740
- -

Table 3. Compare Fire Inspectors and Investigators Salary in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $92,900, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is the highest paying city for fire inspectors and investigators in state of Washington, followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (median annual salary $92,720). In comparison, the median annual salary of fire inspectors and investigators in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is .2 percent (.2%) higher than that in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$92,900
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$92,720
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$91,990
Bremerton-Silverdale
$67,930



See also: Top paying jobs in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington.