Fire Inspectors in Georgia
Considering a career as a Fire Inspector in Georgia?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Fire Inspectors in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Fire Inspectors in Georgia is growing faster than average.
Fire Inspectors in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Fire Inspectors Work in Georgia?
In Georgia, there were 260 people working as Fire Inspectors in the year 2018.
There were 400 Fire Inspectors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 140 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 140 Fire Inspectors working in it, which means Georgia has more Fire Inspectors than average.
Job Projections for Georgia
Jobs for Fire Inspectors in this state are growing at a rate of 9.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.3%.
Georgia Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 60 annual Fire Inspectors job openings in Georgia, and 590 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 1,400 annual jobs and 13,200 total jobs in 2026.
What do Fire Inspectors Make in Georgia?
In 2018 wages for Fire Inspectors ranged from $37,630 to $69,840 with $50,340 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $18.09 to $33.58. The median hourly rate was $24.2.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $24.58 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.38.
The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Georgia Metros for Fire Inspectors
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Fire Inspectors.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA||170||$51,620|
Top States for Fire Inspectors Employment
View the list below to see where most Fire Inspectors work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Fire Inspectors get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$81,560|
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- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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