The average hourly pay for a Skip Tracer is $13.36.
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Job Description for Skip Tracer
Skip tracers generally work on behalf of a loan company in order to locate people who have defaulted on loans. They conduct investigations using databases to search system records and find addresses, phone numbers, and other relevant information. This may also involve searching the internet, telephone directories, credit reports, and public and mailing records. Skip tracers must make calls to attempt to reach these individuals, and may need to contact family members to determine the loaner's wh…Read more
Skip Tracer Tasks
- Locate delinquent accounts and collateral through extensive searches.
- Maintain documentation of all accounts and negotiate payment terms.
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Pay by Experience Level for Skip Tracer
An entry-level Skip Tracer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.47 based on 5 salaries. An early career Skip Tracer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.23 based on 41 salaries. A mid-career Skip Tracer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.54 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Skip Tracer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $13.
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