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Security Officer Salaries

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14,648 SalariesUpdated Sep 23, 2018
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Average Base Pay
$31,120/yr
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$24K
Low
$31K
Average
$44K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$990
Range$242 - $5,168
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The national average salary for a Security Officer is $31,120 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 14,648 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

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      Securitas Security Services USA
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $22
      562 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$22
      Allied Universal
      $12/hr
      Range: $8 - $22
      396 salaries
      $12/hr
      $8$22
      Securitas
      $25,271/yr
      Range: $19K - $48K
      381 salaries
      $25,271/yr
      $19K$48K
      AlliedBarton
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $21
      317 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$21
      U.S. Security Associates
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $19
      262 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$19
      Securitas Security Services USA
      $25,822/yr
      Range: $17K - $36K
      230 salaries
      $25,822/yr
      $17K$36K
      Securitas
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $26
      208 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
      $11/hr
      Range: $8 - $17
      181 salaries
      $11/hr
      $8$17
      Whelan Security
      $11/hr
      Range: $7 - $17
      113 salaries
      $11/hr
      $7$17
      G4S
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $17
      85 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$17
      G4S Secure Solutions
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $19
      80 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$19
      Guardsmark
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $17
      66 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$17
      HSS
      $12/hr
      Range: $11 - $15
      52 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
      37 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$27
      SOS Security
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $19
      36 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$19
      Caesars Entertainment
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $15
      35 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$15

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $13
      hourly
      A Security Guard in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $13 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Part-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
      $14
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $14 per hour
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Salt Lake City, UT Area area
       
      Full-time
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
      $11
      hourly
      An Unarmed Security Guard in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Nashville, TN Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $13
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $13 per hour
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Baltimore, MD Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Company - Private
      $11
      hourly
      An Upscale Security Officer in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $11 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Memphis, TN Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Subsidiary or Business Segment
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