Building Inspector Salaries in Costa Mesa, CA

Alternate Job Titles: Building Inspector, Construction Inspector

What is the average Building Inspector salary for Costa Mesa, CA?

The salary for someone with the job title Building Inspector in Costa Mesa, CA varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Building Inspector salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Building Inspector in Costa Mesa, CA.

Categories:  Construction and Installation, Entry Level

Similar Job Titles:  Building Inspector, Sr., Quality Control Inspector II, Quality Control Inspector I, Quality Control Inspector III, Building and Grounds Supervisor II, Building and Grounds Supervisor I, Building and Grounds Supervisor III, Flight Inspector IV, Flight Inspector (Jet)

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Building Inspector in Costa Mesa, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Building Inspector in Costa Mesa are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $54,403
  • 10%$40,798
  • 25%$47,282
  • 75%$63,297
  • 90%$71,395

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Job Description for Building Inspector

Inspects initial construction and additional repairs to ensure adherence to contract specifications, building ordinances, and zoning laws. May be assigned to residential or commercial structures. May require an advanced degree and at least 0-2 years of experience in the field. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description

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