Salary: Security Officer in United States | Glassdoor

Security Officer Salaries in United States

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12,803 SalariesUpdated Dec 15, 2017
Average Base Pay
$28,942/yr
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$22K
Low
$29K
Average
$41K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$943
Range$233 - $4,877
How much does a Security Officer make?

The national average salary for a Security Officer is $28,942 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 12,803 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

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      Securitas Security Services USA
      $12/hr
      494 salaries
      $12/hr
      $7$23
      Securitas
      $25,561/yr
      379 salaries
      $25,561/yr
      $19K$48K
      AlliedBarton
      $12/hr
      344 salaries
      $12/hr
      $8$24
      Securitas Security Services USA
      $25,995/yr
      222 salaries
      $25,995/yr
      $17K$34K
      U.S. Security Associates
      $11/hr
      219 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$17
      Allied Universal
      $12/hr
      211 salaries
      $12/hr
      $8$22
      AlliedBarton
      $26,996/yr
      187 salaries
      $26,996/yr
      $18K$56K

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      Universal Protection Service
      $11/hr
      181 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$17
      Securitas
      $11/hr
      178 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$20
      Whelan Security
      $11/hr
      100 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$17
      G4S
      $12/hr
      72 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$17
      Guardsmark
      $12/hr
      64 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$17
      G4S Secure Solutions
      $12/hr
      64 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$18
      ABM Industries
      $11/hr
      48 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$15
      Per Mar Security Services
      $24,022/yr
      45 salaries
      $24,022/yr
      $17K$26K
      HSS
      $12/hr
      42 salaries
      $12/hr
      $11$15
      Inter-Con Security
      $37,928/yr
      40 salaries
      $37,928/yr
      $34K$48K
      Andrews International
      $14/hr
      34 salaries
      $14/hr
      $10$27
      SecurAmerica
      $12/hr
      32 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$18
      Hilton
      $28,897/yr
      32 salaries
      $28,897/yr
      $26K$36K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $11
      hourly
      An Upscale Security Officer in the Colorado Springs, CO Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Colorado Springs, CO Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $10
      hourly
      An Unarmed Security Guard in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $10 per hour
      Additional Pay
      $50 cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Atlanta, GA Area area
      Part-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $19
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $19 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Las Vegas, NV Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $13
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $13 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      Company - Private
      $22
      hourly
      An Armed Security Officer in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $22 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Austin, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
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