Salary for Licensing Examiners and Inspectors

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Licensing examiners and inspectors review the qualifications and compliance of individuals, organizations, corporations, institutions and other entities in regards to local, state and federal licensing requirements. Additionally, they may issue, suspend, or revoke licenses based on compliance with these regulations. Professionals in this occupation require an in-depth knowledge of and the ability to interpret and enforce regulations relevant to licensing. When failure to comply with regulations or laws is noted, these professionals may communicate with the appropriate boards and agencies to report the violation(s). A minimum of a high school diploma is expected for this occupation, although many licensing examiners and inspectors have at least some college, if not a Bachelor's degree.

A Licensing Examiner or Inspector gets a compensation in a range of 48000 to 72000 depending on the level of education. Licensing Examiners and Inspectors get a salary of Sixty Five Thousand dollars annually.

Licensing Examiners and Inspectors can receive the highest pay in the District of Columbia, where they can get an average job salary of approximating $77520. This group of professionals have the highest salaries in Information, where they get average wages 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.
Licensing Examiners and Inspectors 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