A Principal Investigator (Unspecified Type) earns an average salary of $80,665 per year.

$40,163 - $139,525
$40K
$81K
$140K
MEDIAN: $80,665
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$16.72 - $81.50
$17
$28
$82
MEDIAN: $27.54
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$40,163 - $139,525  
   
Bonus
$375.00 - $27,500  
Profit Sharing
$6,500  
Total Pay (?
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$39,644 - $153,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 71
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$16.72 - $81.50  
   
Overtime
$31.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$375.00 - $27,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,644 - $153,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Principal Investigator (Unspecified Type)

  • Conduct training for company investigators concerning proper investigative and interviewing techniques.
  • Develop departmental and corporate policies and procedures regarding theft and waste.
  • Direct the implementation and administration of security investigation programs world-wide and drive risk-based, intelligence driven strategies.
  • Participate in global investigations across the company.
  • Lead, conduct and manage investigations of events related to workplace violence, intellectual property protection, fraud, and more.

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Pay by Experience Level for Principal Investigator (Unspecified Type)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Principal Investigator (Unspecified Type)

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
030
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Principal Investigator (Unspecified Type) Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 26%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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