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Security Officer Salaries

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13,546 SalariesUpdated Jul 19, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$27,510/yr
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$22K
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$28K
Average
$39K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$914
Range$226 - $4,685
How much does a Security Officer make?

The national average salary for a Security Officer is $27,510 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 13,546 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

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      Securitas Security Services USA
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $22
      550 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$22
      Securitas
      $25,271/yr
      Range: $19K - $48K
      381 salaries
      $25,271/yr
      $19K$48K
      Allied Universal
      $12/hr
      Range: $8 - $23
      362 salaries
      $12/hr
      $8$23
      AlliedBarton
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $21
      317 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$21
      U.S. Security Associates
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $19
      252 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$19
      Securitas Security Services USA
      $25,818/yr
      Range: $17K - $35K
      227 salaries
      $25,818/yr
      $17K$35K
      Securitas
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $26
      201 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$26

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      AlliedBarton
      $26,441/yr
      Range: $18K - $56K
      187 salaries
      $26,441/yr
      $18K$56K
      Universal Protection Service
      $10/hr
      Range: $8 - $17
      180 salaries
      $10/hr
      $8$17
      Whelan Security
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $17
      112 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$17
      G4S
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $17
      83 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$17
      G4S Secure Solutions
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $19
      76 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$19
      Guardsmark
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $17
      66 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$17
      HSS
      $12/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      51 salaries
      $12/hr
      $11$15
      ABM Industries
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $15
      48 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$15
      Per Mar Security Services
      $24,396/yr
      Range: $17K - $26K
      45 salaries
      $24,396/yr
      $17K$26K
      Inter-Con Security
      $36,902/yr
      Range: $34K - $60K
      41 salaries
      $36,902/yr
      $34K$60K
      Andrews International
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $27
      36 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$27
      SOS Security
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $19
      35 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$19
      SecurAmerica
      $11/hr
      Range: $10 - $18
      34 salaries
      $11/hr
      $10$18

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $16
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $16 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $12
      hourly
      A Security Guard in the Bozeman, MT Area area reported making $12 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Bozeman, MT Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $12
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $12 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Part-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $12
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $12 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Charlotte, NC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $11
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Greenville, SC Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
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