Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 2262  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Engineering inspectors and regulatory officers inspect transportation vehicles such as aircraft, watercraft, automobiles and trucks and weighing and measuring devices such as scales and meters as well as industrial instruments, processes and equipment for conformity to government and industry standards and regulations. They are employed by government agencies and in the private sector.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Air Carrier Maintenance Inspector
  • Air Transport Inspector
  • Airworthiness Inspector
  • Ammunition Safety Inspector
  • Boiler And Machinery Inspector
  • Boiler Inspector
  • Broadcast Interference Inspector
  • Cargo Surveyor
  • Consumer Affairs Inspector
  • Crane Inspector
  • Electricity And Gas Meter Inspector
  • Elevator Inspector
  • Engineering Department Inspector
  • Engineering Department Inspector - Local Government
  • Engineering Inspector
  • Engineering Regulatory Officer
  • Escalator Inspector
  • Flight Operations Inspector
  • Freight Car Inspector
  • Insurance Loss Prevention Inspector
  • Lifting Gear Inspector
  • Loss Prevention Inspector - Insurance
  • Marine Cargo Surveyor
  • Marine Damage Surveyor
  • Marine Surveyor
  • Measurement Specialist - Oil And Gas
  • Measurement Technician - Oil And Gas Inspection
  • Motor Transportation Inspector
  • Motor Transportation Regulations Officer
  • Motor Vehicle Defects Investigator
  • Motor Vehicle Inspector
  • Pipeline Equipment Inspector
  • Pipeline Inspector
  • Quality Assurance Officer
  • Radio Interference Investigator
  • Railway Accident Investigation Officer
  • Railway Inspector
  • Road Safety Inspector
  • Ship Inspector
  • Tensile Strength Inspector
  • Weights And Measures Inspector
  • Air Carrier Maintenance Inspector
  • Air Transport Inspector
  • Airworthiness Inspector
  • Electricity And Gas Meter Inspector
  • Elevator Inspector
  • Engineering Inspector
  • Engineering Regulatory Officer
  • Insurance Loss Prevention Inspector
  • Marine Damage Surveyor
  • Motor Vehicle Defects Investigator
  • Railway Accident Investigation Officer
  • Weights And Measures Inspector

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $65,940
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $39,527
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $63,188
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $67,945
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers.

Gender Median Income
Male $67,945
Female $72,418
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 10
25 to 34 years 60
35 to 44 years 45
45 to 54 years 95
55 to 64 years 60
65 to 74 years 25
75 years and over 0
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 90
Part Time 240
Total 320
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 210
Female 95
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 275
Self Employed 25
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 300
Unemployed 0
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for engineering inspectors and regulatory officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 50
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 80
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 160
Total 320
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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