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Inspector Safety Salary

$79,544 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Inspector Safety is $79,544 a year and $38 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Inspector Safety is between $56,402 and $98,482. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Inspector Safety. 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 machinery, equipment, and working conditions in industrial or other setting to ensure compliance with OSHA regulations.
  • Checks machines and equipment for accident prevention devices.
  • Observes workers to determine use of prescribed safety equipment, such as glasses, helmets, goggles, respirators, and clothing.
  • Scopes out specified areas for fire-prevention equipment and other safety and first-aid supplies.
  • Tests working areas for noise, toxic, and other hazards, using decibel meter, gas detector, and light meter.
  • This is a paraprofessional level and excludes Bachelor of Science degrees in engineering.
Inspector Safety Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

Job family population: 17,490

Estimated population of Inspector Safety jobs: 267

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Inspector Safety Job Listings for United States

Aviation Safety Inspector (Rotorcraft-Helicopter)
May 20
Salt Lake, UT, USA
Federal Aviation Administration
Aviation Safety Inspector (Rotorcraft-Helicopter) ===== ##### Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration ##### Flight Standards Services Overview ----- - ##### Open & closing dates ...
Aviation Safety Inspector (General Aviation Operations)
May 18
Fairbanks, AK, USA
Federal Aviation Administration
Aviation Safety Inspector (General Aviation Operations) ===== ##### Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration ##### AVS, Flight Standards Service, General Aviation Safety Assurance ...
Construction Safety QA / QC Inspector - 19.07
May 13
Hyattsville, MD, USA
We need a Construction Safety-QA/QC Inspector . An excellent benefits package (health/dental/vision insurance, short and long-term disability, paid vacations and holidays, life insurance ...
Safety Inspector
May 17
Mobile, AL, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Immediate need for a SAFETY INSPECTOR for a 2 week project in Mobile, Alabama. Immediate start 05/20/2019 MUST HAVE OSHA 30 and SAFETY CERTS Available for review. Pay $30.00 per hour Company ...
Specialist II â?? Environmental Health & Safety, Valencia, CA
May 18
Valencia, CA, USA
Kelly Services
Assists with Regulatory inspections (scheduled and unscheduled). * Assists with third part contractors and consultants as they relate to EHS activities. * Participates in monthly safety meetings.
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