Investigator Salary
in California, United States

How much does a Investigator make in California, United States?
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$67,409 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$32 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,092 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average investigator salary in California, United States is $67,409 or an equivalent hourly rate of $32. This is 10% higher (+$5,958) than the average investigator salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,092. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in California, United States.
Salary by Experience

$48,895 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$82,840 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Salary Potential
Estimated salary in 2023:
$78,145 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
Job Description
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account_balance Horsemen Investigations
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account_balance Perspecta
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account_balance Contego Services Group
location_on Fresno
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account_balance The State Bar of California
location_on Los Angeles
Investigator I Questions about the employment opportunities posted here may be emailed to, or Employees of The State Bar of California receive a range of ...
Surveillance Investigator
account_balance APEX
location_on Modesto
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