GoodHire Review

Learn about GoodHire hiring tools and employment background screening services. Includes info on GoodHire, free trials, pricing, and FAQs.

Updated on March 31st, 2020

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GoodHire is a web-based hiring platform with employee background screening services for multiple industries. Businesses can use GoodHire to screen candidates and conduct background checks including education verification, criminal records, credit checks, drug screening, and more.


Plan Name

Price Per Check

Delivery Time


$29.99 plus one-time setup fee

1 business day


$54.99 plus one-time setup fee

1-2 business days


$79.99 plus one-time setup fee

2-4 business days

*GoodHire splits their pricing into two categories. They offer a selection of plans for 25 or less checks per year and an enterprise quote-only option for businesses wanting to conduct more than 25 checks per year. The above plans are based on 25 checks or less per year.


Pros: Easy to use with industry-leading return times.

Cons: Higher than average setup fee.

Bottomline: GoodHire offers a simple and fast way to screen potential employees.

Key Information:

Legal Name


Founding Date

Jan 01, 2012


555 Twin Dolphin Dr, #630 Redwood City, CA 94065

Number of Employees


Number of Customers




1 (885) 496-1572



What is GoodHire?

GoodHire is an online background check platform with employee screening services.

What screening services does GoodHire offer?

  • Credit checks.
  • Education verification.
  • Criminal record.
  • Identity verification.
  • Employment verification.
  • Driving record.
  • Drug screening.
  • Civic court checks.

How much does GoodHire charge to do background checks?

GoodHire offers 3 pricing plans for businesses conducting 25 checks or less per year. For the entry-level plan, GoodHire charges $29.99 per check plus a one-time setup fee. For businesses wanting to conduct more than 25 checks per year, a quote-only enterprise option is available. Contact GoodHire for a customized quote.

What are the return times on background check requests?

The return time for background checks depends on the type and number of checks being done. GoodHire's basic package offers a return time of 1 business day. Their standard package has a return time of 1-2 business days and their premium package has a return time of 2-4 business days.

Does GoodHire offer a free trial?

No, GoodHire does not offer a free trial of their screening service.