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Security Guard Salaries in Washington, DC Area

757 SalariesUpdated Oct 6, 2020

Average Base Pay
$33,876 / yr
28% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,127
Range$254 - $6,185

How much does a Security Guard make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $33,876 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 757 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Washington, DC .

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Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center

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$14 - $17hourly

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Lockheed Martin

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$14 - $15hourly

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$14$15

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Securitas

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$15 - $16hourly

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$15 - $16hourly
$15$16

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G4S Secure Solutions

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$16 - $18hourly

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$16 - $18hourly
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Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland)

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$20 - $21hourly

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$17
hourly
A Security Officer/EMT reported making $17 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$57,332
per year
A Security Officer reported making $57,332 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$57,796
per year
A Safety Officer reported making $57,796 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$26
hourly
An Armed Security Officer reported making $26 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Security Officer reported making $18 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$80,705
per year
A Human Subjects Protection Specialist reported making $80,705 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$33
hourly
An Uniformed Protective Officer reported making $33 per hour
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Company - Private
$41,000
per year
A TSO (Transportation Security Officer) reported making $41,000 per year
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Full-time
10000+ employees
 
Government