Skip over navigation
mySkills myFuture Start Page

Occupation information for

Licensing Examiners and Inspectors
District Of Columbia

Choose a Location




Examine, evaluate, and investigate eligibility for, conformity with, or liability under licenses or permits.

Compare Skills 


Currently Employed: 3,060

Projected Annual Job Openings: 60

Typical Hourly Wage: $31.37 - $48.44

Typical Annual Salary: $65,200 - $100,800

See Job Listings (0)
Find Businesses

typical training

Typical education needed for entry: Bachelor's degree

Typical work experience needed for a job in this occupation: None

Typical on-the-job training once you have a job in this occupation: Moderate-term on-the-job training

Find Training

typical job duties

  • Issue licenses to individuals meeting standards.
  • Collect fees for licenses.
  • Warn violators of infractions or penalties.
  • Administer oral, written, road, or flight tests to license applicants.
  • Visit establishments to verify that valid licenses or permits are displayed and that licensing standards are being upheld.
  • Evaluate applications, records, or documents to gather information about eligibility or liability issues.
  • Advise licensees or other individuals or groups concerning licensing, permit, or passport regulations.
  • Prepare reports of activities, evaluations, recommendations, or decisions.
  • Score tests and observe equipment operation and control to rate ability of applicants.
  • Report law or regulation violations to appropriate boards or agencies.

tools & technology

  • Biometric identification equipment
  • Eye charts or vision cards
  • Magnifiers
  • Ultraviolet UV lamps
  • Vision testing stereoscopes

  • Computer based training software
  • Data base user interface and query software
  • Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Optical character reader OCR or scanning software

Site Map  |   Tell Us What You Think  |   Developers  |   Download: Download Adobe PDF Reader Download Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer Download Microsoft Word Viewer Download Microsoft Excel Viewer