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Security Guard Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

778 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$26,845 / yr
1% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$901
Range$218 - $4,591

How much does a Security Guard make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $26,845 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 778 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Chicago, IL.

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Salaries in Chicago, IL

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Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $15

11 salaries

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$12/hr
$11$15

Security Guard - Hourly

U.S. Security Associates

$12/hr

Range: $12 - $17

7 salaries

See 155 salaries from all locations

$12/hr
$12$17

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $12

6 salaries

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$12/hr
$10$12

Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $15

4 salaries

See 276 salaries from all locations

$14/hr
$10$15

Security Guard - Hourly

Securatex

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $14

4 salaries

See 5 salaries from all locations

$12/hr
$11$14

Security Guard - Hourly

Titan Security Group

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

3 salaries

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$13/hr
$13$14

Security Guard - Hourly

Universal Protection Service

$11/hr

Range: $9 - $13

2 salaries

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$9 - $13hourly
$9$13

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Security Guard - Hourly

Andy Frain

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $14

2 salaries

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About
$12 - $14hourly
$12$14

Security Guard - Hourly

DSI Security

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $15

2 salaries

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About
$10 - $15hourly
$10$15

Security Guard - Hourly

Monterrey Security

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $10

2 salaries

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$9 - $10hourly
$9$10

Security Guard - Hourly

Guardian Security Services

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $14

2 salaries

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$12 - $14hourly
$12$14

Security Guard - Hourly

US Army

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $13

1 employee salary or estimate

See 8 salaries from all locations

About
$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Security Guard - Hourly

Intel Corporation

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $15

1 employee salary or estimate

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$13 - $15hourly
$13$15

Security Guard - Hourly

AlliedBarton

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

1 employee salary or estimate

See 121 salaries from all locations

About
$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

1 employee salary or estimate

See 276 salaries from all locations

About
$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $12

1 employee salary or estimate

See 263 salaries from all locations

About
$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

Security Guard - Hourly

University of Illinois at Chicago

$13/hr

Range: $13 - $14

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Security Guard

Aon

$46,737/yr

Range: $45K - $48K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$45K - $48K
$45K$48K

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $11

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Security Guard - Hourly

Six Flags

$9/hr

Range: $9 - $9

1 employee salary or estimate

See 10 salaries from all locations

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$9 - $9hourly
$9$9
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$15
hourly
An Unarmed Security Guard reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
An Unarmed Security Officer reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A School Crossing Guard reported making $10 per hour
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Temporary
1001 to 5000 employees
 
School / School District
$18
hourly
An Upscale Security Officer reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Public
$19,866
per year
An Unarmed Security Officer reported making $19,866 per year
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Government