Background Investigator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 225 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 11, 2018
Average salary
$42,267 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$100,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Background Investigator make in the United States?

The average salary for a Background Investigator is $42,267 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 225 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Background Investigator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Background Investigator is less than 1 year.
Background Investigator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$43,532 per year
$40,633 per year
$12.82 per hour
$83,820 per year
$49,037 per year
$47,588 per year
$43,285 per year
$44,610 per year
$41,169 per year
$36,575 per year
Background Investigator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$52,540 per year
$45,190 per year
$42,309 per year
$45,650 per year
$49,517 per year

Background Investigator job openings

Field Investigator – BI (Entry Level)-Springfield, Mo
SCIS
Springfield, MO
Background Investigator Level I -Baltimore, MD
CACI
Baltimore, MD
Field Investigator (Entry Level) - Norfolk
SCIS
Norfolk, VA
Field Investigator (Entry Level) - Springfield
SCIS
Springfield, IL
Field Investigator (Entry Level) - Charleston
SCIS
Charleston, SC
Special Agent, NBIB Entry Level
ACI Federalâ„¢
Fredericksburg, VA
Background Investigator Jobs