Salary for Government Property Inspectors and Investigators

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The primary duties of government property inspectors and investigators include, but are not limited to, the investigation and inspection of government equipment to ensure contractual and regulatory compliance. This may include collecting, processing, and storing evidence against suspected individuals or companies suspected of violating contracts and/or government regulations. The work of government property inspectors and investigators may involve sample collection and processing and reviewing license and permit compliance of agencies and contractors. Most individuals in this position do not have a college degree, although many have completed some post-secondary coursework.

A Government Property Inspector or Investigator gets a compensation of around 48000 to 72000 based on experience. Government Property Inspectors and Investigators will usually earn a compensation of Sixty Five Thousand dollars every year.

Government Property Inspectors and Investigators can obtain the highest compensation in the District of Columbia, where they receive job pay of about $77520. Professionals that work in this career are paid at the highest level in Information, where they earn an average pay rate of $75450.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 26.73 percent nationwide in that time.
Government Property Inspectors and Investigators tend to make the most in the following industries
Utilities $75,450
Information $68,470
Manufacturing $67,920
Transportation and Warehousing $67,620
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $67,600
Finance and Insurance $67,040
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $38,340
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $52,240
Educational Services $57,630
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $57,740
Construction $57,800
Health Care and Social Assistance $59,440