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Sanitation Inspector Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$74,487 (USD)

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The average pay for a Sanitation Inspector is $74,487 a year and $36 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Sanitation Inspector is between $53,802 and $91,615. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Inspects community land areas and investigates complaints concerning neglect of property and illegal dumping of refuse to ensure compliance with municipal code: inspects designated areas periodically for evidence of neglect, excessive litter, and presence of unsightly or hazardous refuse.
  • Interviews residents and inspects area to investigate reports of illegal dumping and neglected land.
  • Locates property owners to explain nature of inspection and investigation findings and to encourage voluntary action to resolve problems.
  • Studies laws and statutes in municipal code to determine specific nature of code violation and type of action to be taken.
  • Issues notices of violation to land owners not complying with request for voluntary correction of problems.
  • Issues notices of abatement to known violators of dumping regulations and informs other municipal agencies of need to post signs forbidding illegal dumping at designated sites.
  • Prepares case materials when legal action is required to solve problems.
  • Conducts informational meetings for residents, organizes neighborhood cleanup projects, and participates in campaigns to beautify city to promote community interest in eliminating dangerous and unsightly land use practices.
Sanitation Inspector Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Occupational Health and Safety Specialists

Job family population: 81,330

Estimated population of Sanitation Inspector jobs: 3,477

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sanitation Inspector Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Sanitation/Production Supervisor
Mar 29
Flemington, NJ, USA
Johanna Foods, Inc.
Provide work assignments to assigned personnel and perform regular inspections to ensure that assigned areas are properly sanitized. * Formulate plans for improving the sanitation program ...
Construction Engineer - Inspector
May 16
Howell, United States
CME Associates
CME Associates is currently recruiting for Construction Engineers / Inspectors. If you are a hard ... Construction of Roadways, Park and Recreation facilities, Sanitary Sewers, Storm Sewers and Water ...
Bar 54 Bartender/Mixologist
May 15
New York, NY, USA
The right person should be familiar with the latest in mixology, bar equipment, and sanitation ... Remembers regular guests' favorite drinks. • Inspect bar and stations before, during and after ...
May 7
Bronx, NY, USA
Leading Staffing Firm
Receive, inspect, and store meat upon delivery * Cut, bone, or grind pieces of meat * Weigh, wrap ... Clean equipment and work areas to maintain health and sanitation standards Butchers and meat ...
Executive Chef- NYC
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Advatix Inc
Conduct a monthly simulated sanitation and safety inspection. * Maintain organized and clean walk-ins, reach-in and store room facilities. * Ensure proper food handling : FIFO, items are properly ...
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