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Sanitary Inspector Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$96,221 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sanitary Inspector is $96,221 a year and $46 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Sanitary Inspector is between $67,934 and $119,227. 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Sanitary Inspector Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Executive Chef / Kitchen Manager - Steak House @ JFK
Nov 8
Cos Cob, CT, USA
Tastes on the Fly - NY
... and sanitation inspections and Workplace Safety Inspections 5% - Coordination of repair and maintenance COMPENSATION: 70K - 80k, excellent bonus program, medical, 401k, paid time off, growth ...
Sanitation Supervisor Req# 1945
Nov 6
Woodstock, CT, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Responsibilities · Manage and direct sanitation activities · Oversee quality standards · Prevent product contamination · Ensure safe operation and production · Engage in inspections ...
Sanitation Technician
Oct 5
Ellington, CT, USA
Expert Staffing
Compiles required reports regarding regular inspections, sanitation violations, and steps taken to resolve deficiencies. * Writes and speaks clearly and informatively and able to read and interpret ...
Restaurant Manager-Uncle Buck's Fish Bowl & Grill
Oct 10
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Bass Pro Shops
... sanitary practices and maintenance for the kitchen. · Ensure compliance with operational standards, company policies, government/local laws, and ordinances; all health inspections meet required ...
Dining Services Manager
Oct 23
West Hartford, CT, USA
Make frequent inspections of all work, storage, and serving areas to determine that regulations governing food safety and sanitation are followed * Train, manage and schedule of staff to ensure that ...