Average Background Investigator Hourly Pay

$19.78
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$14.31
MEDIAN
$19.78
90%
$32.44

The average hourly pay for a Background Investigator is $19.78

Hourly Rate
$14 - $32
Bonus
$550 - $9k
Total Pay
$32k - $76k
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What Do Background Investigators Do?

Background Investigator Tasks
  • Obtain necessary background reports and files.
  • Investigate subjects' background and character through different sources including interviews.
  • File reports, track pending reports.
  • Prepare reports in compliance with organization/federal guidelines.
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How do Background Investigators Rate Their Jobs?

3.6 out of 5
(80)
Highly Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 80 responses, the job of Background Investigator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.58 out of 5. On average, Background Investigators are highly satisfied with their job.