Transportation Inspector Career

Job Description: Inspect equipment or goods in connection with the safe transport of cargo or people. Includes rail transportation inspectors, such as freight inspectors; rail inspectors; and other inspectors of transportation vehicles, not elsewhere classified.


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Transportation Inspector Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$72,650

Median Hourly Wage

$34.93*

Total Employed Nationally

27,430


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.