The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction and building inspectors in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of construction and building inspectors in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$38,520|
|25th Percentile Wage||$51,070|
|50th Percentile Wage||$64,640|
|75th Percentile Wage||$80,260|
|90th Percentile Wage||$96,740|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction and building inspectors in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,520.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction and building inspectors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $64,640, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is the highest paying city for construction and building inspectors in state of West Virginia, followed by Winchester (median annual salary $57,880). In comparison, the median annual salary of construction and building inspectors in Washington-Arlington-Alexandria is 10.5 percent (10.5%) higher than that in Winchester.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |