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Investigator Salary
in Delaware, United States

$63,597 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for an Investigator is $63,597 a year and $31 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for an Investigator is between $46,130 and $78,156. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Investigator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Investigates and detects vandalism, thievery, shoplifting, or dishonesty among employees or patrons of a business establishment.
  • Conducts investigations on own initiative or on request of management.
  • Stakes out company grounds to apprehend suspects in illegal acts.
  • Interrogates suspects and apprehends culprits.
  • Files complaints against suspects and testifies in court as witness.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Investigator Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Background Investigator
Jan 7
New Castle, DE, USA
The Background Investigator is responsible for the review and analysis of cases with the purpose of determining employment eligibility. The role of the Investigator will be to provide an accurate ...
Fraud Analyst
Dec 12
Wilmington, DE, USA
Highmark Health
This position is also responsible for the field investigative work necessary to complete a review of a special project, potential fraud, waste and abuse case, conducting the initial reviews and ...
Repossession Investigators
Dec 13
Wilmington, DE, USA
International Recovery Systems
The average salary per investigator is $40k-$45k, but motivated investigators are in the $60k-$65k range. We are offering a sign-on bonus of $1500 after 6 month. Please respond with your resume if ...
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Nov 10
Bethany Beach, United States
Uber Driver Partners
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Retail Sales Associate
Jan 5
Dover, DE, USA
Urban Furniture Outlet
Investigate and resolve customer complaints Qualifications: * Previous experience in sales, customer service, or other related fields * Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment * Ability to ...