By: Bryanna Gagas

Fire inspectors examine buildings to detect fire hazards and ensure that federal, state, and local fire codes are met. They also search for fire hazards, ensure that buildings follow the fire codes, test fire alarms.

Most fire inspectors require a high school diploma. However, some employers prefer candidates with 2 or 4 year degree in fire science, engineering, or chemistry

The employment for fire inspectors are suspected to grow 6% form 2012-2022
The average wage is $25.96 an hour and $53,990 per year.