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Parts Inspector Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$30,000
$15,000
$30,000
$62,000
Parts inspectors in the United States make an average salary of $30,789 per year or $14.8 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $15,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $62,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Maryland provide the highest parts inspector salaries.
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Map of Parts Inspector Salaries

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Average Salary

Average Parts Inspector Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a parts inspector is roughly $30,789 per year, which boils down to $14.8 per hour. Interestingly enough, parts inspectors have the highest salaries in East Hartford, CT at about $55,546 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in East Hartford, CT is $21,000. Additionally, parts inspectors make more than the average salary in Westfield, MA, Manchester, NH, Erie, PA, Columbus, OH, and Grand Prairie, TX. On a more broad level, parts inspector salaries are highest in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York. On the contrary, Utah, Nebraska, and Kansas offer the lowest parts inspector salaries.

City
Average Salary
East Hartford, CT
East Hartford, CT
$55,546
$56k
Westfield, MA
Westfield, MA
$55,185
$55k
Manchester, NH
Manchester, NH
$54,326
$54k
Erie, PA
Erie, PA
$39,502
$40k
Columbus, OH
Columbus, OH
$35,931
$36k
Grand Prairie, TX
Grand Prairie, TX
$34,181
$34k
Florence, KY
Florence, KY
$31,103
$31k
Aiken, SC
Aiken, SC
$30,792
$31k
DeLand, FL
DeLand, FL
$28,737
$29k

High Paying Parts Inspector Jobs

Average Parts Inspector Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like United Technologies and BAE Systems as they offer the highest salaries for parts inspectors.

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Parts Inspector Salary History

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    Average Parts Inspector Pay By Industry

    Parts inspector salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with automotive, retail, and manufacturing companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a parts inspector can make a yearly salary of $37,798 while working for automotive companies. All the while, other parts inspectors are making $30,553 at retail companies and $28,212 at manufacturing companies. One industry parts inspectors may want to avoid is the professional industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $24,357.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Automotive
    Automotive
    $37,798
    $38k
    Retail
    Retail
    $30,553
    $31k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $28,212
    $28k
    Technology
    Technology
    $26,060
    $26k
    Professional
    Professional
    $24,357
    $24k

    Parts Inspector Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for a parts inspector can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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    $25,044
    $25,044
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    $25,044
    $25,044
    08/27/2020
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    Vonore, TN
    Vonore, TN
    06/10/2020
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    $32,349
    $32,349
    06/10/2020
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    Vonore, TN
    Vonore, TN
    04/10/2020
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    $29,740
    $29,740
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    Medical Parts Inspector
    Latrobe, PA
    Latrobe, PA
    03/18/2020
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    $28,175
    $28,175
    03/18/2020
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    Vonore, TN
    Vonore, TN
    03/11/2020
    03/11/2020
    $31,305
    $31,305
    03/11/2020
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    Florence, KY
    Florence, KY
    03/10/2020
    03/10/2020
    $29,218
    $29,218
    03/10/2020
    Parts Inspector
    Parts Inspector
    Riverview, MI
    Riverview, MI
    02/25/2020
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    $25,044
    $25,044
    02/25/2020
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    Vonore, TN
    Vonore, TN
    02/13/2020
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    $29,740
    $29,740
    02/13/2020
    Quality Parts Inspector
    Quality Parts Inspector
    Charleston, SC
    Charleston, SC
    02/12/2020
    02/12/2020
    $21,914
    $21,914
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