Payment for bounty hunters are as varied as the profession itself, with some bounty hunters making well into the six and even seven figure range. This is a recession proof industry with unlimited growth potential. Since bonds vary in amounts and can be as high as NINE figures, your net pay can be as high as EIGHT figure for an arrest as evidenced by a bond one or of teams covered on CNBC news. Bonds in the five to six-figure range are average. And since this industry pays a minimum of 10-20% of the bond amount, it is common knowledge that this industry is one of the most lucrative. Therefore, training is an important factor in determining your salary. People with specialized training in constitutional law, non-lethal apprehension, expert tactical skills and working business know-how will leverage you and give you the most potential for achievement, recognition and success.