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Security Guard Salaries in Philadelphia, PA

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329 SalariesUpdated Feb 11, 2018
Average Base Pay
$26,705/yr
3% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$22K
Low
$27K
Average
$36K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$875
Range$223 - $4,501
How much does a Security Guard make in Philadelphia, PA?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $26,705 in Philadelphia, PA. Salaries estimates are based on 329 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Philadelphia, PA.

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    Company
    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    AlliedBarton
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $13
    14 salaries
    $10
    $9$13
    U.S. Security Associates
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $11
    4 salaries
    $10
    $9$11
    Lockheed Martin
    $29,200/yr
    Range: $27K - $32K
    2 salaries
    About
    $27K - $32K
    $27K$32K
    Securitas
    $11/hr
    Range: $9 - $13
    2 salaries
    About
    $9 - $13
    hourly
    $9$13
    Contemporary Services Corporation
    $13/hr
    Range: $10 - $17
    2 salaries
    About
    $10 - $17
    hourly
    $10$17
    Imperial Security
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    2 salaries
    About
    $10 - $12
    hourly
    $10$12
    About
    $7 - $9
    hourly
    $7$9

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    Securitas Security Services USA
    $9/hr
    Range: $9 - $9
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $9 - $9
    hourly
    $9$9
    Securitas Security Services USA
    $13/hr
    Range: $13 - $14
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $13 - $14
    hourly
    $13$14
    Temple University
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $11
    hourly
    $10$11
    Allied Universal
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $11
    hourly
    $11$11
    G4S
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $11
    hourly
    $10$11
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    $17/hr
    Range: $16 - $18
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $16 - $18
    hourly
    $16$18
    Guardsmark
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $18
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17 - $18
    hourly
    $17$18
    SOS Security
    $9/hr
    Range: $9 - $9
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $9 - $9
    hourly
    $9$9
    SOS Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    N+A
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $10
    hourly
    $10$10
    Admiral Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    Andy Frain
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $9 - $10
    hourly
    $9$10
    Covenant Services
    $15/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $14 - $15
    hourly
    $14$15

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Security Guard salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $13
    hourly
    A Private Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $11
    hourly
    A Security Guard reported making $11 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $17
    hourly
    An Armed Security Officer reported making $17 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $14
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Hospital
    $14
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
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