Read about Sterling background check services. Includes FAQs.


Sterling provides employee background checks to help business screen applicants during the hiring process. With Sterling, HR professionals can perform criminal record checks, verify identity information, and more.

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Sterling Pricing:

Sterling prices start from under $50.00 to a few hundred dollars depending on the nature of the check, according to our research. You can contact Sterling directly for more pricing information.

Sterling Summary:

Pros: Easy-to-use interface that provides fast results.

Cons: The customer service team can be difficult to reach and slow to respond to user inquiries.

Bottomline: Sterling is a convenient resource for HR departments, particularly when it comes to their custom packages.

Sterling FAQs:

Is there a Sterling free trial?

Sterling does not offer a free trial at this time.

How do I log into my Sterling account?

You can visit the Sterling login page to access your account by going to

Are there any Sterling alternatives?

Sterling News & Activity:


News or Activity

November 26, 2018

Sterling Acquires Australian Background Check Firm

July 26, 2018

Sterling Appoints Josh Peirez as co-CEO

May 29, 2018

Sterling Talent Solutions Appoints William Greenblatt as Chief Executive Officer

Sterling Key Information:




New York, NY


William Greenblatt, Josh Peirez

Phone Number

1 (800) 899-2272


1 State Street Plaza, New York, NY 10004


Sterling Reviews:

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