Background Investigator Salary

How much does a Background Investigator make in the United States?
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$43,847 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$21 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$596 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average background investigator salary in United States is $43,847 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $596. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$32,652 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$53,171 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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