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Code Inspector Salary
in Delaware, United States

$35,519 (USD)

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The average pay for a Code Inspector is $35,519 a year and $17 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Code Inspector is between $27,064 and $42,458. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects existing residential buildings and dwelling units, visually, to determine compliance with city ordinance standards and explains ordinance requirements to concerned personnel: obtains permission from owners and tenants to enter dwellings.
  • Visually examines all areas to determine compliance with ordinance standards for heating, lighting, ventilating, and plumbing installations.
  • Measures dwelling units and rooms to determine compliance with ordinance space requirements, using tape measure.
  • Inspects premises for overall cleanliness, adequate disposal of garbage and rubbish, and for signs of vermin infestation.
  • Prepares forms and letters advising property owners and tenants of possible violations and time allowed for correcting deficiencies.
  • Consults file of violation reports and revisits dwellings at periodic intervals to verify correction of violations by property owners and tenants.
  • Explains requirements of housing standards ordinance to property owners, building contractors, and other interested parties.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Code Inspector Job Listings for Delaware, United States

API 510/570 Inspector
Oct 3
New Castle, DE, USA
TAI Engineering
API 570 -Piping Inspection Code, is an inspection code developed by the American Petroleum Institute (API) that covers the in-service inspection, repair, alteration, and rerating activities for ...
QC Welding Inspector
Oct 16
Arden, United States
McDermott Corporation
The Quality Inspector will provide welding support implementing the McDermott Welding Program for ... Experience with evaluation and resolution development of welding related project and code issues
"Code Purple" Winter Weather Emergency Response Shelter Staff
Sep 14
Wilmington, United States
Salvation Army USA
Overview Position: "Code Purple" Winter Weather Emergency Response Shelter Staff Department ... Walk through each floor of the building for a visual inspection every 45 minutes. * Attend to ...
Automotive Mechanical Claims Inspector - Part Time
Oct 25
Wilmington, DE, USA
Inspection Services of America
Inspection Services of America has immediate part-time openings for an automotive service contract claims inspectors in Wilmington, DE and the surrounding area. The available positions require: · ...
NDT Utility Worker
Sep 9
Dover, United States
... internal inspection of castings. * FPI operations include: Including, but not limited to, FPI ... alloy code is acceptable, performs various marking operations including but not limited to ...