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Transportation Inspectors

Inspect equipment or goods to make sure cargo or people are transported safely.

Quick Facts


National Data
$43.90 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  4.6%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Record service or repair activities.
  • Review documents or materials for compliance with policies or regulations.
  • Investigate transportation incidents, violations, or complaints.
  • Review work orders or schedules to determine operations or procedures.
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Job Title Examples:

Aircraft Quality Control Inspector
Airworthiness Safety Inspector
Aircraft Inspector

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