A plant inspector examines plants, facilities and processes to ensure compliance with regulations.
The minimum education requirement is a high school diploma. Some employers may prefer further education or experience.
WHERE TO STUDY
For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.
In May 2020, the median yearly salary for a plant inspector was $56,000, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit MyMajors' Plant Inspector Profile.
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS
VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS
Learn about being a plant inspector from Gary Clendenon of the Tennessee Department of Agriculture.