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Background Investigator Salary

How much does a Background Investigator make in the United States?
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$43,279 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$21 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$589 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average background investigator salary in United States is $43,279 or an equivalent hourly rate of $21. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $589. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$32,229 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$52,482 (USD)

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