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Code Inspector Salary
in Charleston, South Carolina

$32,637 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$486

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Code Inspector is $32,637 a year and $16 an hour in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Code Inspector is between $24,868 and $39,013. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Code Inspector Job Prevalence in Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Construction and Building Inspectors

Job family population: 98,810

Estimated population of Code Inspector jobs: 3,702

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,835
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Charleston, South Carolina

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Description: Charleston is the oldest and largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley, Cooper, and Wando rivers. Charleston had an estimated population of 136,208 in 2018. The estimated population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties, was 787...

Code Inspector Job Listings for Charleston, South Carolina

Construction Inspector
Jul 19
Charleston, SC, USA
Engineering Company
Provide inspection and surveillance of construction work to ensure the work is in accordance with the contract. * Witness field tests and review all testing reports accomplished by the contractor for ...
INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIST
Jul 13
Charleston, SC, USA
Naval Medical Command
Learn more about this agency ### Responsibilities - You will perform industrial hygiene inspections ... States Code 3326. - You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security ...
Sr. Network Security Engineer with Security Clearance
Jun 15
Charleston, United States
NexGen Data Systems, Inc.
Leverage firewalls, Web Application Firewall, intrusion detection, and application inspection ... Cloud automation utilizing Java, Jenkins, Python, PowerShell, DevOps, Code Deploy and Cloud ...
Property Management Assistant/Admin (part time)
Jul 12
Charleston, SC, USA
Hyatt
Essential job functions: * Inspect WDPM rental homes and condo properties for maintenance ... dress code standards Qualifications * High school diploma or equivalent required * Must be ...
Industrial Electrician
Jul 16
Charleston, SC, USA
PeopleReady
... inspect electrical systems, equipment, and components to identify, hazards, defects, and the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes * Advise management on whether ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Code Inspector is $32,637 a year and $16 an hour in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Code Inspector is between $24,868 and $39,013. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Code Inspector Job Listings for Charleston, South Carolina

Construction Inspector
Jul 19
Charleston, SC, USA
Engineering Company
Provide inspection and surveillance of construction work to ensure the work is in accordance with the contract. * Witness field tests and review all testing reports accomplished by the contractor for ...
INDUSTRIAL HYGIENIST
Jul 13
Charleston, SC, USA
Naval Medical Command
Learn more about this agency ### Responsibilities - You will perform industrial hygiene inspections ... States Code 3326. - You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security ...
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