What does it cost to do a background check?

On average, a very basic search can cost from $17 to $32, while a more comprehensive search can range from $50 to $100 or more. Obviously, the cost varies dependent upon the search/package requested, how many names/aliases have to be searched and how many Counties/States the applicant has lived in. There are also fees involved with accessing the various entities in order to access their information (i.e. various County, State and Federal court systems, State Motor Vehicle databases, Employment and Education Verifications, etc. Nationsearch is happy to provide you with these costs.