INVESTIGATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$82,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$82,000
Median 50%
$148,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Google
Highest Paying City
Gaithersburg, MD
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does an investigator make?
The national average salary for an Investigator in the United States is $82,390 per year or $39.61 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $148,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $45,000 per year. Technology companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Investigator salaries are North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Maryland, and District of Columbia. The typical employment in the position spans 3.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs

Average Investigator Salary By Company

Investigators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Investigators are in Technology companies and Finance companies. Google and Microsoft are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Apple and Facebook pay their Investigators very well.

Average Investigator Salary By Location

Across America, Investigators make on average $82,390 annually or $39.61 hourly. The city with the highest Investigator salary is Gaithersburg, MD at $101,644 per year. The Gaithersburg, MD average entry-level salary for Investigators is $57,000. North Dakota, Minnesota, South Dakota, Maryland, and District of Columbia are the top 5 highest earning states for Investigators. The lowest earning states are Oregon, Idaho, Arizona, California, and Nevada.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Gaithersburg, MD
$101,644
2
Washington, DC
$100,956
3
Hamilton, NJ
$99,731
4
New York, NY
$98,665
5
Providence, RI
$94,064

RECENTLY ADDED Investigator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Frasco Inc.
Investigator
09/30/2019
$29,218
City of Denver
Investigator
09/28/2019
$48,168
Randstad
Investigator
09/28/2019
$31,305
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Investigator
09/27/2019
$89,417
09/27/2019
$42,137
Washington State
Investigator
09/27/2019
$52,536
State of Hawaii
Investigator
09/26/2019
$59,616
Hamilton County
Investigator
09/26/2019
$40,926
Drug Enforcement Administration
Investigator
09/24/2019
$127,187
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
Investigator
09/23/2019
$35,045
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