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Security Guard Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

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Average Base Pay
$27,810/yr
1% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$23K
Low
$28K
Average
$37K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$922
Range$222 - $4,722
How much does a Security Guard make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $27,810 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 561 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Securitas Security Services USA
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    8 salaries
    $11
    $10$12
    U.S. Security Associates
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $16
    7 salaries
    $12
    $11$16
    Securitas
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    6 salaries
    $11
    $10$12
    Securatex
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $13
    4 salaries
    $11
    $10$13
    Universal Protection Service
    $11/hr
    Range: $9 - $12
    2 salaries
    About
    $9 - $12
    hourly
    $9$12
    Andy Frain
    $10/hr
    Range: $9 - $12
    2 salaries
    About
    $9 - $12
    hourly
    $9$12
    Monterrey Security
    $9/hr
    Range: $9 - $10
    2 salaries
    About
    $9 - $10
    hourly
    $9$10

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    Intel Corporation
    $13/hr
    Range: $12 - $14
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $14
    hourly
    $12$14
    US Army
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    AlliedBarton
    $12/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    Aon
    $43,866/yr
    Range: $42K - $46K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $42K - $46K
    $42K$46K
    Six Flags
    $9/hr
    Range: $8 - $9
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $8 - $9
    hourly
    $8$9
    Caesars Entertainment
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $10
    hourly
    $10$10
    TSA (Transportation Security Administration)
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $10
    hourly
    $10$10
    G4S
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    Ivy Tech Community College
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    Andrews International
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $14
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $13 - $14
    hourly
    $13$14
    SOS Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $13
    hourly
    $11$13
    SOS Security
    $15,036/yr
    Range: $14K - $16K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $14K - $16K
    $14K$16K
    Air Serv
    $14/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.

    $11
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $11 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $17
    hourly
    A Security Officer/EMT reported making $17 per hour
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $12
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $12 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Part-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $39,000
    per year
    A Transportation Security Officer reported making $39,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Government
    $13
    hourly
    A Campus Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
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