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Checkr background checks are easy to order and can come back in minutes. Enter your business email to get started.

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Simple, competitive pricing options

Basic +

Quickest and most basic

starting from

$2999/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records

most popular

Essential

More complete criminal history

starting from

$5499/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records
  • Unlimited County Criminal Search

Professional

Also verify education and employment

starting from

$7999/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records
  • Unlimited County Criminal Search
  • Education Verification (Highest level)
  • Employment Verification (Current)

Additional third-party fees may apply. Learn more about pass-through fees.

Simple, competitive pricing options

Basic +

Quickest and most basic

starting from

$2999/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records

most popular

Essential

More complete criminal history

starting from

$5499/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records
  • Unlimited County Criminal Search

Professional

Also verify education and employment

starting from

$7999/check

Up to $40 off first check*


  • SSN Trace
  • Sex Offender Registry
  • Global Watchlist Records
  • National Criminal Records
  • Unlimited County Criminal Search
  • Education Verification (Highest level)
  • Employment Verification (Current)

Additional third-party fees may apply. Learn more about pass-through fees.

Package add-ons

You can customize your package with the following products.
For other add-ons, just contact Customer Support.

Current Employment Verification
$12.50/check

Checkr searches for a candidate’s most recent work experience in the U.S., using the candidate’s documents, available industry databases, email verification, and phone verification.

Previous Employment Verification
$35/check

Checkr searches for a candidate’s past work experience in the U.S., using the candidate’s documents, available industry databases, email verification, and phone verification.

Prices vary based on how far back you want to verify—whether 3 years ($15/check), 5 years ($25/check), 7 years ($35/check), or 10 years ($50/check). Only the 7 years ($35/check) option is automatically included on your account, please contact customer support to access the other options. 

Education Verification
$12.50/check

Checkr searches for the highest degree that a candidate has earned in the U.S. using available industry databases, school registrar, phone verification, and documents provided by the candidate.

Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)
$9.50/check

Search of Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or similar U.S. state entities to find a driver’s license status and class, violations, suspensions, restrictions, and other information. Some driving records, such as DUIs, might only appear on the Motor Vehicle Report in certain states.

International packages

For candidates living and working outside of the United States.

International Basic+
From $32/check

Includes the following checks:

  • International Criminal (or Adverse Media)
  • Global Watchlist Search

Pricing varies by country. Learn more about international pricing.

International Professional
From $102/check

Includes the following checks:

  • International Criminal (or Adverse Media)
  • Global Watchlist Search
  • Employment Verification
  • Education Verification

Pricing varies by country. Learn more about international pricing.

International Professional+
From $124/check

Includes the following checks:

  • International Criminal (or Adverse Media)
  • Global Watchlist Search
  • Employment Verification
  • Education Verification
  • Identity Document Validation

Pricing varies by country. Learn more about international pricing.

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Create a Checkr account today

Checkr offers an online, self-service background check product designed specifically with small businesses in mind. We know you have a lot on your plate, so our all-in-one platform ensures you’re covering all your bases.

You’ll be able to start adding candidate information immediately while we verify your account details. And we’ll give you your first background check for free*.

If you are already using one of our integration partners, you can sign up for Checkr within their platform to take advantage of special pricing and custom features. Contact us to learn how

Get answers fast

84%
of reports completed within 15 minutes

Ease of use

15%
cost savings with more efficient processes

More accurate results

66%
higher small business satisfaction score than the industry average

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How Checkr helps

With our background check solution, you get:

  • Simple and competitive pricing: Checkr’s pay-as-you-go pricing and customizable packages mean you can easily access the screenings that fit your business. Plus, account setup is free. 
  • A fully online and secure process: No paperwork or manual processes required.
  • Automated compliance: Background checks and authorization forms are subject to federal, state, and sometimes even local laws. We cover these in the product, providing you a worry-free experience.
  • A best-in-class team: We have dedicated support teams for your business and for your candidates. Plus, we’re a Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) compliant organization.
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Your Free Background Check

Run a background check in 3 simple steps

Register

Create an account in just a few minutes.

Verification and set up

We’ll verify your account and email you with a secure login.

Run your first check

Log in to your account and run your first check for free*.

* Up to $40 statement credit applied on your first background check. You will be charged for any pass through fees from state or county courts and DMVs that go beyond the allotted credit amount. For the list of additional fees, please see this pricing breakdown.

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