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Finishing Inspector Salary

$40,393 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Finishing Inspector is $40,393 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Finishing Inspector is between $30,367 and $48,736. 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

  • Inspects brushes, electrodes, nipples, and other graphite products after machining or prior to shipment to verify conformance to specifications: examines products for defects, such as breaks, burns, cracks, and pits.
  • Measures dimensions of product for conformance to specifications, using calipers, gauges, micrometers, rules, or other inspection tools.
  • Determines cause of defects and whether parts are salvageable or scrap.
  • Records inspection data.
Finishing Inspector Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Finishing Inspector jobs: 204

Rate of error: 0.7%

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...

Finishing Inspector Job Listings for United States

Quality Inspector
May 20
Tempe, AZ, USA
Foresight Finishing LLC
Quality Inspector SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES AND QUALIFICATIONS 1.4.1 - Primary Function and Scope: This position determines quality and reliability requirements and Performs internal processes and ...
Quality Inspector
Jun 2
Bradenton, FL, USA
S&B Manufacturing
Metal Fabrication Company looking for a QC Inspector, must be familiar with metal fabricating ... We do laser cutting, punching, bending, welding, grinding, finishing, painting, powder coating ...
Finishing Inspector / Rewind Operator - 2nd Shift
May 10
Buffalo, NY, USA
Resource Label Group
We are currently seeking candidates to join our production team as a 2nd Shift Finishing Inspector/ Rewind Operator for our Buffalo, NY facility.Very low employee turnover at this site, long tenured ...
Quality Inspector - 1st Shift
May 29
Grand Rapids, MI, USA
GA Richards
... finishing operations to correct rejected parts or assist other production activities Other duties may be assigned. EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE High school diploma or general education degree (GED ...
Finishing Inspector/ Rewind Operator
May 2
Franklin, TN, USA
Resource Label Group
Review job jacket to ensure all finishing, packaging, and shipping specifications are addressed * Inspect products to ensure quality integrity and package products * Ensure quality of work to include ...
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