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Building Equipment Inspector Salary

$37,351 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Building Equipment Inspector is $37,351 a year and $18 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Building Equipment Inspector is between $28,309 and $44,838. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Examines steam-heat systems and records steam-meter readings at regular intervals to verify accuracy of meter registration and to ensure economical service to customers of steam utility company: examines steam-distribution equipment, such as meters, steam traps, safety valves, and pipes, for loose connections or other defects and makes minor repairs and adjustments.
  • Notifies inspector, chief of necessary major repairs and of changes, such as installation of additional steam-utilization equipment or repositioning of pipes which might affect metering equipment or steam rates.
  • Reads meters and compares readings with previous recordings to detect fluctuations indicative of meter or equipment defects.
  • Submits meter readings for billing purposes and reports equipment status.
  • May notify customer of equipment requiring repair.
Building Equipment Inspector Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Construction and Building Inspectors

Job family population: 98,810

Estimated population of Building Equipment Inspector jobs: 149

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Building Equipment Inspector Job Listings for United States

Maintenace Worker, Building Inspector, Purchasing Agent, and Finance Director
Jun 9
Brooksville, FL, USA
The City of Spring Hill
... equipment operation. This employee will also assist with the Storm Water Management Plan ... BUILDING INSPECTOR (FT, NON-EXEMPT). inspects residential and commercial buildings during various ...
Building and Equipment Facilitator
Jun 7
Ormond Beach, FL, USA
Spherion Staffing
Daily maintenance and upkeep of Building ... Quarterly and Emergency lighting inspection * Lock out/Tag out program * Liasian for Equipment ...
Building Inspector-Senior
May 24
Prineville, OR, USA
Crook County
... Building Official, the position performs advanced plan review and inspection fieldwork for all ... This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing ...
Building Engineer
Jun 10
Birmingham, AL, USA
Corporate Realty Management
Inspect buildings, grounds and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions and complete ... Troubleshoot, evaluate and make recommendations regarding installation and modification of building ...
Building Maintenance Engineer - Commercial Office Building
Jun 5
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Treeline Companies
Job Description Building Maintenance Engineer - Commercial Office Building Responsibilities ... Inspect buildings, grounds and equipment for unsafe or malfunctioning conditions and report to ...
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