Security Guard Salaries in Houston, TX Area

546 SalariesUpdated Oct 20, 2020

Average Base Pay
$25,439 / yr
4% below national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$863
Range$209 - $4,552

How much does a Security Guard make in Houston, TX?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $25,439 in Houston, TX. Salaries estimates are based on 546 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Houston, TX.

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Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $12

8 salaries

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$12/hr
$11$12

Security Guard - Hourly

U.S. Security Associates

$13/hr

Range: $10 - $18

6 salaries

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$13/hr
$10$18

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$12/hr

Range: $11 - $13

5 salaries

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$12/hr
$11$13

Security Guard - Hourly

Weiser Security

$10/hr

Range: $8 - $11

3 salaries

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$10/hr
$8$11

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas

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$10 - $11hourly

2 salaries

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Security Guard - Hourly

G4S Secure Solutions

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$11 - $18hourly

2 salaries

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$11 - $18hourly
$11$18

Security Guard - Hourly

Contemporary Services Corporation

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$8 - $11hourly

2 salaries

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$8 - $11hourly
$8$11

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Security Guard - Hourly

United Protective Services

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$11 - $13hourly

2 salaries

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$11 - $13hourly
$11$13

Security Guard - Hourly

Elite Protective Services (Texas)

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$11 - $13hourly

2 salaries

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$11 - $13hourly
$11$13

Security Guard - Hourly

Best Buy

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$11 - $12hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

Security Guard - Hourly

Macy's

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$9 - $10hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$9 - $10hourly
$9$10

Security Guard - Hourly

Marriott International

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$10 - $11hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Security Guard - Hourly

AlliedBarton

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$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Security Guard - Hourly Contractor

AlliedBarton

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$11 - $11hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11 - $11hourly
$11$11

Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

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$10 - $10hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $10hourly
$10$10

Security Guard - Hourly

Brookdale Senior Living

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$11 - $12hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$11 - $12hourly
$11$12

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas

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$10 - $11hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$10 - $11hourly
$10$11

Security Guard

ADT Security Services

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$35K - $38K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$35K - $38K
$35K$38K

Security Guard - Hourly

Memorial Hermann Health System

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$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Security Guard - Hourly

Memorial Hermann Health System

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$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$13
hourly
An Air National Guard reported making $13 per hour
Additional Pay
$43k tips/gratuities
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30,000
per year
A Security Guard reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$11
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
An Unarmed Security Guard reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Private
$43,758
per year
A Security Officer reported making $43,758 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$36,000
per year
A Security Guard reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$14
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private