FRAUD INVESTIGATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$79,000
$42,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$150,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Gemini Corp
Highest Paying City
Fargo, ND
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a fraud investigator make?
As a Fraud Investigator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $79,622 per year or $38.28 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $150,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $42,000 per year. Most Fraud Investigator jobs are in Finance companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Fraud Investigator jobs are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Maine. The typical tenure for a Fraud Investigator is 3.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Fraud Investigator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Fraud Investigator makes. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Fraud Investigators are Finance companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Fraud Investigators are Gemini Corp and Ernst & Young US Llp. Also, companies like Walmart and Allies Inc. pay their Fraud Investigators very well.

Average Fraud Investigator Salary By Location

Across America, Fraud Investigators make on average $79,622 annually or $38.28 hourly. Fraud Investigators make the most in Fargo, ND at about $132,839 per year. The Fargo, ND average entry-level salary for Fraud Investigators is $78,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Fraud Investigator salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Vermont, and Maine. South Carolina, California, Arizona, Nevada, and Florida are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fargo, ND
$132,839
2
Plymouth, MN
$123,504
3
Des Moines, IA
$108,082
4
Chicago, IL
$102,414
5
Rockville, MD
$101,452

Average Fraud Investigator Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Fraud Investigator works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Professional companies, Finance companies, and Internet companies tend to have the highest salaries for Fraud Investigators. Professional companies pay their Fraud Investigators the highest wages, averaging $87,467 per year. Finance companies and Internet companies pay well too, at $82,046 and $77,082, respectively. The types of companies that pay Fraud Investigators the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $67,061.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$87,467
2
Finance
$82,046
3
Internet
$77,082
4
Insurance
$76,270
5
Health Care
$72,261

RECENTLY ADDED Fraud Investigator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Wisconsin State Government
Fraud Investigator
09/26/2019
$55,120
State of Minnesota
Fraud Investigator
09/14/2019
$54,914
Kelly Services
Fraud Investigator
09/05/2019
$45,914
Accountemps
Fraud Investigator
08/04/2019
$39,653
Robert Half
Fraud Investigator
08/01/2019
$29,218
State of Wyoming
Fraud Investigator
07/27/2019
$48,794
State of South Dakota
Fraud Investigator
07/24/2019
$35,750
07/24/2019
$51,210
Randstad
Fraud Investigator
07/20/2019
$37,566
Fraud Investigator
07/19/2019
$30,219
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