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Sanitary Inspector Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$96,528 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sanitary Inspector is $96,528 a year and $46 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Sanitary Inspector is between $68,151 and $119,608. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Sanitary Inspector. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects establishment where foods, drugs, cosmetics, and similar consumer items are manufactured, handled, stored, or sold to enforce legal standards of sanitation, purity, and grading: visits specified establishments to investigate sanitary conditions and health and hygiene habits of persons handling consumer products.
  • Collects samples of products for bacteriological and chemical laboratory analysis.
  • Informs individuals concerned of specific regulations affecting establishments.
  • Destroys subgrades, or prohibits sale of impure, toxic, damaged, or misbranded items.
  • Questions employees, vendors, consumers, and other principals to obtain evidence for prosecuting violators.
  • Ascertains that required licenses and permits have been obtained and are displayed.
  • Prepares reports on each establishment visited, including findings and recommendations for action.
  • May negotiate with marketers and processors to effect changes in facilities and practices, where undesirable conditions are discovered that are not specifically prohibited by law.
  • May grade products according to specified standards.
  • May test products, using variety of specialized test equipment, such as ultraviolet lights and filter guns.
  • May investigate compliance with or violation of public sanitation laws and regulations and be designated sanitary inspector.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Sanitary Inspector Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Senior Civil/Hydraulic Engineer
Oct 21
Hartford, CT, USA
Cardinal Engineering Associates, Inc.
... storm and sanitary sewer modeling, storm water management, and environmental permitting ... Chief Inspectors and Inspectors should be a B.S.C.E. or NICET III or NICET IV with 5 years ...
Quality Control Technician
Dec 20
Meriden, CT, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Meriden, CT
... MGP's, Sanitation, Pest Management and other programs that ensure regulatory compliance and ... Perform and document daily pre-op inspections and related checks. * Assist Production Supervisor ...