Details Report for:
53-6051.00 - Transportation Inspectors
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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Wages & Employment Trends
|Median wages (2016)||$34.72 hourly, $72,220 annual|
|Employment (2016)||28,000 employees|
|Projected growth (2016-2026)||Average (5% to 9%)|
|Projected job openings (2016-2026)||2,900|
|Top industries (2016)||
Government (45% employed in this sector)
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 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.