Background Investigator I Salaries

4,792 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$46,934 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,870
Range$856 - $10,661

How much does a Background Investigator I make?

The national average salary for a Background Investigator I is $46,934 in United States. Filter by location to see Background Investigator I salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,792 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Background Investigator I employees.

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Background Investigator I - Hourly

CACI International

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $31

61 salaries

$18/hr
$16$31

Background Investigator I

CACI International

$43,280/yr

Range: $33K - $62K

46 salaries

$43,280/yr
$33K$62K

Background Investigator I

KeyPoint Government Solutions

$47,440/yr

Range: $37K - $72K

45 salaries

$47,440/yr
$37K$72K

Background Investigator I - Hourly

Perspecta

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $23

28 salaries

$18/hr
$17$23

Background Investigator I - Hourly

KeyPoint Government Solutions

$19/hr

Range: $17 - $26

25 salaries

$19/hr
$17$26

Background Investigator I

General Dynamics Information Technology

$40,643/yr

Range: $37K - $74K

15 salaries

$40,643/yr
$37K$74K

Background Investigator I

Perspecta

$43,895/yr

Range: $31K - $75K

14 salaries

$43,895/yr
$31K$75K

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Background Investigator I - Hourly

General Dynamics Information Technology

$19/hr

Range: $17 - $24

11 salaries

$19/hr
$17$24

Background Investigator I

Securitas

$44,254/yr

Range: $38K - $55K

6 salaries

$44,254/yr
$38K$55K

Background Investigator I

CSRA

$42,411/yr

Range: $41K - $72K

5 salaries

$42,411/yr
$41K$72K

Background Investigator I

US Investigations Services

$44,106/yr

Range: $43K - $45K

5 salaries

$44,106/yr
$43K$45K

Background Investigator I - Contractor

CACI International

$41,245/yr

Range: $35K - $46K

4 salaries

$41,245/yr
$35K$46K

Background Investigator I - Hourly Contractor

CACI International

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $34

4 salaries

$18/hr
$17$34

Background Investigator I - Hourly

CSRA

$19/hr

Range: $19 - $29

4 salaries

$19/hr
$19$29

Background Investigator I - Contractor

KeyPoint Government Solutions

$53,698/yr

Range: $27K - $57K

4 salaries

$53,698/yr
$27K$57K

Background Investigator I - Hourly Contractor

Omniplex World Services Corporation

$37/hr

Range: $32 - $43

4 salaries

$37/hr
$32$43

Background Investigator I - Hourly

Claims Bureau USA

$15/hr

Range: $12 - $17

4 salaries

$15/hr
$12$17

Background Investigator I - Hourly

Securitas

$23/hr

Range: $19 - $24

3 salaries

$23/hr
$19$24

Background Investigator I

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

$61,148/yr

Range: $49K - $92K

3 salaries

$61,148/yr
$49K$92K

Background Investigator I

Omniplex World Services Corporation

$37,496/yr

Range: $33K - $73K

3 salaries

$37,496/yr
$33K$73K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent background investigator i salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$23
hourly
A Financial Investigator I in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$37,915
per year
A Child Welfare Specialist I in the Lawton, OK Area area reported making $37,915 per year
Job Highlights
Lawton, OK Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$37,037
per year
An Investigator I in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $37,037 per year
Additional Pay
$3 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
An Investigator I in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$44,726
per year
An Environmental Crimes Special Investigator 1 in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $44,726 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$34,922
per year
An Investigator I in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $34,922 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$34,595
per year
An Investigator I in the Lawton, OK Area area reported making $34,595 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lawton, OK Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Contract
$38,856
per year
A Background Investigator I in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $38,856 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$41,845
per year
A Background Investigator I in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $41,845 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$45,935
per year
A CPS Investigator I in the Longview, TX Area area reported making $45,935 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Longview, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
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