Security Guard Salaries in New York City, NY Area

1,711 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$28,559 / yr
8% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$917
Range$232 - $5,006

How much does a Security Guard make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $28,559 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1,711 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in New York City, NY.

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Salaries in New York City, NY

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Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $17

25 salaries

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$14/hr
$11$17

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $27

17 salaries

See 263 salaries from all locations

$13/hr
$11$27

Security Guard - Hourly

FJC Security

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $18

15 salaries

See 18 salaries from all locations

$14/hr
$10$18

Security Guard - Hourly

Summit Security Services

$14/hr

Range: $11 - $18

15 salaries

See 17 salaries from all locations

$14/hr
$11$18

Security Guard - Hourly

U.S. Security Associates

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $16

13 salaries

See 155 salaries from all locations

$12/hr
$10$16

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas

$15/hr

Range: $11 - $17

11 salaries

See 159 salaries from all locations

$15/hr
$11$17

Security Guard - Hourly

SOS Security

$13/hr

Range: $10 - $19

10 salaries

See 36 salaries from all locations

$13/hr
$10$19

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Security Guard - Hourly

AlliedBarton

$13/hr

Range: $10 - $21

9 salaries

See 121 salaries from all locations

$13/hr
$10$21

Security Guard - Hourly

Allied Universal

$14/hr

Range: $12 - $20

8 salaries

See 276 salaries from all locations

$14/hr
$12$20

Security Guard - Hourly

Madison Security

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $15

8 salaries

See 12 salaries from all locations

$10/hr
$9$15

Security Guard - Hourly

Mulligan Security

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $19

8 salaries

See 9 salaries from all locations

$15/hr
$13$19

Security Guard - Hourly

AlliedBarton

$11/hr

Range: $10 - $16

7 salaries

See 121 salaries from all locations

$11/hr
$10$16

Security Guard - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $17

7 salaries

See 263 salaries from all locations

$13/hr
$11$17

Security Guard - Hourly

Security Resources

$10/hr

Range: $9 - $15

7 salaries

See 11 salaries from all locations

$10/hr
$9$15

Security Guard - Hourly

SecurityUSA

$12/hr

Range: $10 - $16

6 salaries

See 10 salaries from all locations

$12/hr
$10$16
$13/hr
$10$19

Security Guard - Hourly

Apollo International

$11/hr

Range: $11 - $12

5 salaries

See 13 salaries from all locations

$11/hr
$11$12

Security Guard

Allied Universal

$36,584/yr

Range: $28K - $49K

4 salaries

See 276 salaries from all locations

$36,584/yr
$28K$49K

Security Guard - Hourly

Universal Protection Service

$15/hr

Range: $13 - $17

4 salaries

See 97 salaries from all locations

$15/hr
$13$17

Security Guard - Hourly

Tishman Speyer

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $20

4 salaries

See 5 salaries from all locations

$18/hr
$16$20
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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
A Security Guard reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $14 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$18
hourly
A Security Guard reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$33,000
per year
A Security Officer reported making $33,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$33,592
per year
A Security Guard reported making $33,592 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$19,885
per year
A Security Guard reported making $19,885 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public