Background Investigator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 129 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: December 7, 2018
Average salary
$18.12 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$37.85
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Background Investigator is $18.12 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 129 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
$25.92 per hour
$26.00 per hour
$25.00 per hour
$24.80 per hour
$19.11 per hour
$17.81 per hour
$16.24 per hour
$15.80 per hour
$15.48 per hour
$14.97 per hour
Background Investigator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$12.51 per hour
$24.80 per hour
$22.43 per hour
$45,646 per year
$48,711 per year

Background Investigator job openings

Background Investigator Level I - Winston-Salem, NC
CACI
Kernersville, NC
Background Investigator Level I - Baltimore, MD
CACI
Baltimore, MD
Background Investigator Level I - Huntsville, AL
CACI
Huntsville, AL
Background Investigator Level I - Huntsville, AL
CACI
Huntsville, AL
Background Investigator Level I - Huntsville, AL
CACI
Decatur, AL
Background Investigator Level I-Philadelphia, PA
CACI
Philadelphia, PA
Background Investigator Jobs