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Construction and Building Inspectors


Inspect structures to make sure that building codes are met through all phases of construction.

Construction and Building Inspectors inspect buildings using their engineering skills. They make sure buildings are structurally sound. They may look at a whole building or review a specific area, such as a building's electrical system.

Wages $41.16 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Poor
Education & Training High School or less is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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Career Pathways Regulation
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