(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Building Construction Inspector Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$73,163 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Building Construction Inspector is $73,163 a year and $35 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Building Construction Inspector is between $52,697 and $90,136. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Building Construction Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • Inspects construction of bridges, buildings, dams, highways, and other types of construction work to ensure that procedures and materials comply with plans and specifications.
  • Measures distances to verify accuracy of dimensions of structural installations and layouts.
  • Verifies levels, alignment, and elevation of installations, using surveyor's level and transit.
  • Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials used conform to specifications.
  • Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standard and approves installation.
  • Interprets blueprints and specifications for contractor and discusses deviations from specified construction procedures to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction.
Building Construction Inspector Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Construction and Building Inspectors

Job family population: 98,810

Estimated population of Building Construction Inspector jobs: 17,550

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Skills data not available for this job

Building Construction Inspector Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Construction Inspector
Apr 8
New York, NY, USA
Shahrish Consulting
Understanding of the fundamentals of building inspection codes and requirements in order to carry ... Field/Construction Safety Training * Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical ...
Construction Inspector (Elevator Construction & Installation)
Mar 12
Queens, NY, USA
Tectonic Engineering & Surveying Consultants, PC
Performs construction inspection on projects to verify that the work of the contractor is being ... building codes; * Ability to effectively communicate with clients, supervisors, and inspectors ...
Construction Supervisor
Apr 23
Middlesex, NJ, USA
Heartland Building Co Inc
Interface with project inspectors, contractors, architects, engineers, city and county officials ... Previous experience in construction management or other related field * Strong leadership qualities
Civil / Structural Construction Inspector
Apr 12
Woodbury, NY, USA
Zeus Associates
The Civil/Structural Construction Inspector must have a minimum of 2-3 years experience working within scope of work outlined in Chapter 17 of the building code. * Must currently be a Professional ...
Construction Project Manager
May 21
Florham Park, NJ, USA
Westminster Management
Review inspection and test data for compliance with specifications. * Develop and maintain site ... Requires the ability to read and comprehend building plans and specifications and able to ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources