Plant Inspector I Salary in the United States

How much does a Plant Inspector I make in the United States? The average Plant Inspector I salary in the United States is $36,125 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $32,829 and $40,235. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Plant Inspector I inspects materials and products for conformance to specifications using fixed or preset measuring instruments. Ensures materials and products are in accordance with established tolerance levels for quality and performance and are not irregular or damaged. Being a Plant Inspector I requires an associate's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. To be a Plant Inspector I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Plant Inspector I

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Plant Inspector II

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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