How much money does a private investigator make?

Answer According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for a private investigator is $41,760 (as of 2008), with the top earners making as much as $76,640. Virginia, New Jersey and Ca... Read More »

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How Much Money Does a Forensic Investigator Make?

Forensic investigators examine evidence from crime scenes that they gather themselves or are submitted by law enforcement officers. If they work for large crime labs, they may specialize in areas s... Read More »

How much money does a criminal investigator make?

The PayScale Report reports that as of April 2010, criminal investigators average $35,081 to $56,857 annually with one to four years' experience. Those with five to nine years make $39,569 to $68,0... Read More »

What is a private investigator?

According to the 2008-2009 handbook from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, private investigators find and analyze information for businesses and individuals. Private investigators use small clues to ... Read More »

How to Be a Private Investigator?

Private investigators, or PIs, are private citizens with law enforcement training or experience. Investigators seek, gathers collect, examine and identify evidence in civil and criminal cases for l... Read More »