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Security Guard Salaries in Charleston, SC Area

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Average Base Pay
$26,793/yr
7% below national average
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$22K
Low
$27K
Average
$36K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$897
Range$223 - $4,587
How much does a Security Guard make in Charleston, SC?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $26,793 in Charleston, SC. Salaries estimates are based on 35 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Charleston, SC.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    AlliedBarton
    $13/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    Allied Universal
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $15
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $13 - $15
    hourly
    $13$15
    Allied Universal
    $17,656/yr
    Range: $17K - $18K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17K - $18K
    $17K$18K
    Universal Protection Service
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $9 - $10
    hourly
    $9$10
    Allied Universal
    $12/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    U.S. Security Associates
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $9 - $10
    hourly
    $9$10
    Universal Protection Service
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $11
    hourly
    $10$11

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $15
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $14
    hourly
    A Security Guard reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $12
    hourly
    An Upscale Security Officer reported making $12 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
    $13
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
    Additional Pay
    $3 cash bonus
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $34,014
    per year
    A Security Officer reported making $34,014 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    5001 to 10000 employees
    Government
    $12
    hourly
    An Unarmed Security Guard reported making $12 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $13
    hourly
    An Armed Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private