Security Officer Salaries

13,634 SalariesUpdated May 17, 2021

Average Base Pay
$31,010 / yr
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How much does a Security Officer make?

The national average salary for a Security Officer is $31,010 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 13,634 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

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Security Officer - Hourly

Allied Universal

$14/hr

Range: $9 - $33

2,481 salaries

$14/hr
$9$33

Security Officer - Hourly

Securitas

$15/hr

Range: $8 - $45

1,730 salaries

$15/hr
$8$45

Security Officer - Hourly

Securitas Security Services USA

$13/hr

Range: $8 - $26

1,260 salaries

$13/hr
$8$26

Security Officer - Hourly

AlliedBarton

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $25

866 salaries

$14/hr
$10$25

Security Officer - Hourly

G4S Secure Solutions

$15/hr

Range: $9 - $25

863 salaries

$15/hr
$9$25

Security Officer - Hourly

G4S

$15/hr

Range: $9 - $31

544 salaries

$15/hr
$9$31

Security Officer - Hourly

U.S. Security Associates

$12/hr

Range: $2 - $732

476 salaries

$12/hr
$2$732

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Security Officer - Hourly

Brosnan Risk Consultants

$17/hr

Range: $8 - $61

379 salaries

$17/hr
$8$61

Security Officer - Hourly

Allied Universal

$13/hr

Range: $9 - $35

346 salaries

$13/hr
$9$35

Security Officer - Hourly

GardaWorld

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $38

334 salaries

$14/hr
$10$38

Security Officer - Hourly

Sunstates Security

$13/hr

Range: $9 - $26

300 salaries

$13/hr
$9$26

Security Officer - Hourly

Universal Protection Service

$12/hr

Range: $8 - $29

282 salaries

$12/hr
$8$29

Security Officer - Hourly

Marksman Security

$13/hr

Range: $8 - $20

241 salaries

$13/hr
$8$20

Security Officer - Hourly

DSI Security

$11/hr

Range: $8 - $18

236 salaries

$11/hr
$8$18

Security Officer - Hourly

Inter-Con Security

$19/hr

Range: $10 - $47

218 salaries

$19/hr
$10$47

Security Officer - Hourly

St. Moritz Security

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $21

212 salaries

$14/hr
$10$21

Security Officer - Hourly

Walden Security

$12/hr

Range: $8 - $28

179 salaries

$12/hr
$8$28

Security Officer - Hourly

SecurAmerica

$14/hr

Range: $9 - $24

177 salaries

$14/hr
$9$24

Security Officer - Hourly

Metro One Loss Prevention

$14/hr

Range: $8 - $27

177 salaries

$14/hr
$8$27

Security Officer - Monthly

Bulldog Security Services

$5,192/mo

Range: $5K - $5K

170 salaries

$5,192/mo
$5K$5K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$24
hourly
A Security Guard in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$22
hourly
A Security Officer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $22 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Security Officer in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$23
hourly
A Protective Security Officer in the Burlington, VT Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Burlington, VT Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Securtiy Officer in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Security Officer in the Bend, OR Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bend, OR Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
An Unarmed Security Guard in the Fayetteville, AR Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
Fayetteville, AR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$13
hourly
A Security Officer in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $13 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$14
hourly
A Security Officer/Security Guard in the Jacksonville, FL Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Jacksonville, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private