Fire Inspectors in New York
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Fire Inspectors in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Fire Inspectors in New York is growing faster than average.
Fire Inspectors in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Fire Inspectors Work in New York?
In 2018, there were 1,060 Fire Inspectors working in the state.
There were 520 Fire Inspectors employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 540 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 140 Fire Inspectors working in it, which means New York has more Fire Inspectors than average.
Job Projections for New York
Jobs for Fire Inspectors in this state are growing at a rate of 10.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 7.3%.
New York Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 60 annual Fire Inspectors job openings in New York, and 610 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 New York?
In 2018 wages for Fire Inspectors ranged from $41,890 to $96,120 with $63,600 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $20.14 to $46.21. The median hourly rate was $30.58.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.47 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate grew by $1.11.
The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top New York 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|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||1,660||$57,390|
Top States for Fire Inspectors Employment
The table below shows the states 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|
Related Careers in NY
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What Major Will Prepare You For a Fire Inspector Career?
- Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting
- Criminal Justice & Corrections
- Natural Resources & Conservation
- Natural Resource Management
- Fire Protection
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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