So how much is it to hire a private investigator? This is always the first question people ask. Well the answer is not so simple, as it depends on what service you require, or what task you are hiring the private investigator for.
We could be flippant and say an investigator costs from $40 to $100 per hour, but that doesn't really help in understanding. In truth, the cost of a private investigator's services will vary because of a number of factors.
So to give you some idea of what the typical private investigator fees are we have included a general payment structure to help you understand.
Some investigators display their prices on their website, but generally it's calculated on an hourly or set service basis. The cost to hire an investigator varies but here are some considerations of how investigator service prices are calculated...