Salary: Security Guard in New York, NY | Glassdoor

Security Guard Salaries in New York City, NY Area

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1,226 SalariesUpdated Apr 13, 2018
Average Base Pay
$29,341/yr
7% above national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$24K
Low
$29K
Average
$40K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$933
Range$236 - $5,116
How much does a Security Guard make in New York City, NY?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $29,341 in New York City, NY. Salaries estimates are based on 1,226 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in New York City, NY.

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    Securitas Security Services USA
    $12/hr
    Range: $10 - $15
    12 salaries
    $12
    $10$15
    AlliedBarton
    $13/hr
    Range: $10 - $20
    10 salaries
    $13
    $10$20
    Allied Universal
    $14/hr
    Range: $10 - $19
    9 salaries
    $14
    $10$19
    FJC Security
    $13/hr
    Range: $9 - $17
    9 salaries
    $13
    $9$17
    Mulligan Security
    $14/hr
    Range: $12 - $18
    8 salaries
    $14
    $12$18
    SOS Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $15
    6 salaries
    $12
    $11$15
    Security Resources
    $10/hr
    Range: $8 - $13
    6 salaries
    $10
    $8$13

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    SecurityUSA
    $12/hr
    Range: $9 - $15
    6 salaries
    $12
    $9$15
    Apollo International
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    5 salaries
    $10
    $10$11
    Summit Security Services
    $14/hr
    Range: $11 - $17
    5 salaries
    $14
    $11$17
    U.S. Security Associates
    $12/hr
    Range: $10 - $13
    4 salaries
    $12
    $10$13
    Universal Protection Service
    $14/hr
    Range: $12 - $16
    4 salaries
    $14
    $12$16
    Alliance Building Services
    $11/hr
    Range: $9 - $12
    4 salaries
    $11
    $9$12
    Securitas Security Services USA
    $28,568/yr
    Range: $24K - $33K
    3 salaries
    $28,568
    $24K$33K
    Securitas
    $11/hr
    Range: $11 - $12
    3 salaries
    $11
    $11$12
    Tishman Speyer
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $20
    3 salaries
    $18
    $17$20
    Kent Security
    $10/hr
    Range: $10 - $11
    3 salaries
    $10
    $10$11
    CLASSIC SECURITY
    $11/hr
    Range: $10 - $12
    3 salaries
    $11
    $10$12
    Elite Investigations
    $12/hr
    Range: $11 - $15
    3 salaries
    $12
    $11$15
    Heightened Security
    $13/hr
    Range: $11 - $14
    3 salaries
    $13
    $11$14

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $42,000
    per year
    A Security Guard reported making $42,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    8-10 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
    $10
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $10 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Contract
    $16
    hourly
    An U S Security Officer reported making $16 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Contract
    $10
    hourly
    A Security Guard reported making $10 per hour
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Private
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