Background Investigator Salary in the United States

How much does a Background Investigator make in the United States? The average Background Investigator salary in the United States is $45,694 as of August 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $36,919 and $55,257. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Background Investigator

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