Average Private Detective or Investigator Hourly Pay

$23.56
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$15.39
MEDIAN
$23.56
90%
$72.07

The average hourly pay for a Private Detective or Investigator is $23.56

Hourly Rate
$15 - $72
Bonus
$148 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $19k
Commission
$0 - $15k
Total Pay
$33k - $121k
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What Do Private Detective or Investigators Do?

Private Detective or Investigator Tasks
  • Conduct research on the internet and through the phone to identify people and their locations.
  • Investigate potential fraud, for instance, insurance fraud.
  • Analyze data and prioritize work to produce results.
  • Document tactics, resulting information and information gaps.
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