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Home inspector salary in United States

How much does a Home Inspector make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $136,248
Low $75,424
High $246,119
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a home inspector is $136,248 per year in the United States. 3.2k salaries reported, updated at November 29, 2023

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Top companies for Home Inspectors in United States

  1. A Buyer's Choice Home Inspections
    16 reviews3k salaries reported
    $137,198per year
  2. $118,571per year
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Highest paying cities for Home Inspectors near United States

  1. San Jose, CA
    $137,212 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Tigard, OR
    $137,212 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Little Rock, AR
    $136,762 per year
    9 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $81,187 per year
    19 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $76,848 per year
    31 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $57,874 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Tampa, FL
    $53,369 per year
    53 salaries reported
  2. Jacksonville, FL
    $53,368 per year
    29 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $49,882 per year
    22 salaries reported
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Where can a Home Inspector earn more?

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Most common benefits for Home Inspectors

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 28 ratings

68% of Home Inspectors in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Field Inspector

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Quality Assurance Inspector

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Quality Control Inspector

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Average $21.39 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Home Inspector

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