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Security Guard Salaries in Washington, DC

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561 SalariesUpdated Apr 10, 2017
Average Base Pay
$35,553/yr
29% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$29K
Low
$49K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,163
Range$260 - $6,433
How much does a Security Guard make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $35,553 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 561 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Washington, DC .

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    AlliedBarton
    $13/hr
    Range: $13 - $14
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    About
    $13 - $14
    hourly
    $13$14
    Securitas
    $15/hr
    Range: $15 - $16
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    $15 - $16
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    $15$16

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $68,000
    per year
    A Protective Security Officer reported making $68,000 per year
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    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    1 to 50 employees
    Company - Public
    $24
    hourly
    A Physical Security Officer reported making $24 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $13
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $13 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $15
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $14
    hourly
    A Security Guard reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $10
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $10 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Contract
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
    $70,000
    per year
    A Facility Security Officer reported making $70,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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