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Building Inspector Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$73,077 (USD)

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The average pay for a Building Inspector is $73,077 a year and $35 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Building Inspector is between $52,783 and $89,955. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Building Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects buildings to determine fire insurance rates: examines building for type of construction, condition of roof, and fireproofing.
  • Determines risk represented by adjoining buildings, by nature of business, and building contents.
  • Determines availability of fireplugs and firefighting equipment.
  • Completes inspection report.
  • May compute insurance rate.
Building 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 Inspector jobs: 9,288

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Building 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 ... out testing, including, but not limited to, International Building Codes, ASTM Standards, and TMS ...
Construction Inspector
Jun 3
New York, NY, USA
Atlantic Engineering Labs
Job Description Atlantic Engineering Labs/Atlantic Engineering Labs is seeking to hire professional, experienced Special Inspectors for work on Commercial Building Projects in NY and NJ. One or more ...
Property Inspector/Claims Rep (GU)
May 27
Jersey City, NJ, USA
1st Property
Property Inspector/Claims Settlement ****Compensation $35k to $100k****part or full time PAID ... building and turn right and park in the middle; there is no parking ticket to get/parking is free ...
Building Superintendent
May 2
Bronx, NY, USA
prestige management inc
Must be able to do building inspections and keep records. Must be able to take and pass FDNY fitness tests
Building Superintendent
May 16
Westport, CT, USA
Hartt Realty Advisors, LLC
Complete daily building inspections and perform follow-up maintenance work as required or directed * Maintain the physical appearance of the properties to a Class A standard * Pick up debris and ...
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