Security Guard Salary in Houston, TX (September 2018) | Glassdoor

Security Guard Salaries in Houston, TX Area

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Average Base Pay
$30,383/yr
2% below national average
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$25K
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$30K
Average
$41K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$970
Range$229 - $5,247
How much does a Security Guard make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $30,383 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 403 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Houston, TX.

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    Securitas Security Services USA
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    4 salaries
    $11/hr
    $10$12
    Allied Universal
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    4 salaries
    $11/hr
    $10$12
    U.S. Security Associates
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $14
    4 salaries
    $11/hr
    $10$14
    Securitas
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $10
    2 salaries
    About
    $10 - $10
    hourly
    $10$10
    Contemporary Services Corporation
    $9/hr
    Range: $8 - $10
    2 salaries
    About
    $8 - $10
    hourly
    $8$10
    United Protective Services
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    2 salaries
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    Elite Protective Services (Texas)
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    2 salaries
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12

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    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    AlliedBarton
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $10
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $10
    hourly
    $10$10
    AlliedBarton
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $11
    hourly
    $11$11
    Brookdale Senior Living
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $11
    hourly
    $11$11
    G4S
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $10 - $11
    hourly
    $10$11
    G4S Secure Solutions
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $11
    hourly
    $11$11
    Memorial Hermann Health System
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    ABM Industries
    $13/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    ServiceMaster
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $12
    hourly
    $11$12
    Whelan Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $12 - $13
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $12 - $13
    hourly
    $12$13
    Weiser Security
    $7/hr
    Range: $7 - $8
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $7 - $8
    hourly
    $7$8
    Katy ISD
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $15
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $13 - $15
    hourly
    $13$15
    Signal 88 Security
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $11
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $11 - $11
    hourly
    $11$11

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $9
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $9 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    1001 to 5000 employees
     
    Company - Private
    $14
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $12
    hourly
    An Unarmed Security Guard reported making $12 per hour
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $15
    hourly
    A Security Guard reported making $15 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Contract
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $11
    hourly
    An Unarmed Security Officer reported making $11 per hour
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Subsidiary or Business Segment
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