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Health and Regulatory Inspectors

Overview

Health and regulatory inspectors are employed by federal, state, or local governments to enforce those laws that protect public health and safety, as well as certain regulatory laws that govern, for example, labor standards, immigration, banking, and transportation. Approximately 508,590 inspectors, testers, sorters, samplers, and weighers are employed in the United States.

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Curious

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Commissioner

Manager or Program Director

Inspector

Intern

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