According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor, employment of forensic investigators is expected to grow 16 percent from 2020 to 2030.
Job Potential Earnings
According to Law Enforcement Agencies surrounding Pasco-Hernando State College, forensic investigators start at approximately $16.00 to $20.00 per hour. With experience pay can increase to approximately $29.00 to $42.00 per hour.
Candidates should be able to stand, stoop, kneel or crouch for extended periods of time. They should also be able to carry up to 50lbs.