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Building Equipment Inspector Salary
in Austin, Texas

$35,014 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Building Equipment Inspector is $35,014 a year and $17 an hour in Austin, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Building Equipment Inspector is between $26,537 and $42,032. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Austin, Texas.

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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 Austin, Texas, 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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About Austin, Texas

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Description: Austin is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County, with portions extending into Hays and Williamson counties. It is the 11th-most populous city in the United States and the 4th-most populous city in Texas. It is also the fastest growing large city in the United States, the second most populous state capital after Phoenix, Arizona, and the southernmost state capital in the contiguous United States. As of the U.S. Census Bureau's July 1, 2018 estimate, Austin had a population of 964,254 up from 790,491 at the 2010 census. The city is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock...

Building Equipment Inspector Job Listings for Austin, Texas

Building Engineer
Apr 8
Austin, TX, USA
World Class Property Company
Further oversight of building curb appeal through building exterior inspections and grounds ... Complete assigned service requests and repairs consistent with company operating and equipment ...
Facilities Maintenance Technician
Jun 18
Round Rock, TX, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Periodically inspect the premises to determine necessary repair work * Troubleshoot and repair manufacturing equipment * Maintain building plumbing and fixtures, process piping, electrical systems ...
Maintenance Technician/Welder
Jun 21
Austin, TX, USA
VIP Staffing
... inspection of assigned equipment, reposrt findings to supervisor and takes appropriate action 6) Maintains building to includes, but not limited to, to the facility repairs, box assembly, cut grass ...
Mechanical Electrical-Control Technician
May 7
Tracy, TX, USA
Owens Illinois
... equipment such as motors, switches, control boards, generators, circuit breakers, electronic inspection units, etc. * Reads schematics, works from complex blue prints, wiring diagrams, shop hand ...
Fire Alarm & Security Alarm Helpers
Jun 20
Pflugerville, TX, USA
Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, or related equipment, following blueprints of electrical layouts and building plans. * Inspect installation sites and study work orders ...
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