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Security Officer/Security Guard Salaries

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16,031 SalariesUpdated Apr 1, 2019
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Average Base Pay
$28,963/yr
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$23K
Low
$29K
Average
$41K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$944
Range$233 - $4,880
How much does a Security Officer/Security Guard make?

The national average salary for a Security Officer/Security Guard is $28,963 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer/Security Guard salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 16,031 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer/Security Guard employees.

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      Allied Universal
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $17
      47 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$17
      AlliedBarton
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $16
      23 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$16
      Guardsmark
      $11/hr
      Range: $10 - $15
      17 salaries
      $11/hr
      $10$15
      U.S. Security Associates
      $12/hr
      Range: $9 - $15
      15 salaries
      $12/hr
      $9$15
      Universal Protection Service
      $11/hr
      Range: $9 - $13
      11 salaries
      $11/hr
      $9$13
      G4S
      $11/hr
      Range: $9 - $15
      6 salaries
      $11/hr
      $9$15
      Securitas
      $12/hr
      Range: $10 - $22
      5 salaries
      $12/hr
      $10$22

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      Securitas Security Services USA
      $13/hr
      Range: $10 - $14
      4 salaries
      $13/hr
      $10$14
      Allied Universal
      $45,000/yr
      Range: $34K - $60K
      3 salaries
      $45,000/yr
      $34K$60K
      Per Mar Security Services
      $11/hr
      Range: $10 - $11
      3 salaries
      $11/hr
      $10$11
      Inter-Con Security
      $13/hr
      Range: $11 - $18
      3 salaries
      $13/hr
      $11$18
      G4S Secure Solutions
      $14/hr
      Range: $12 - $17
      2 salaries
      About
      $12 - $17
      hourly
      $12$17
      G4S
      $23,000/yr
      Range: $20K - $26K
      2 salaries
      About
      $20K - $26K
      $20K$26K
      Eagle Systems, Inc.
      $10/hr
      Range: $9 - $12
      2 salaries
      About
      $9 - $12
      hourly
      $9$12
      AlliedBarton
      $19,156/yr
      Range: $18K - $20K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $18K - $20K
      $18K$20K
      Allied Universal
      $2,000/mo
      Range: $2K - $2K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $2K - $2K
      $2K$2K
      Securitas
      $23,000/yr
      Range: $22K - $24K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $22K - $24K
      $22K$24K
      Caesars Entertainment
      $11/hr
      Range: $10 - $11
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $10 - $11
      hourly
      $10$11
      U.S. Security Associates
      $19,000/yr
      Range: $18K - $20K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $18K - $20K
      $18K$20K
      U.S. Security Associates
      $10/hr
      Range: $10 - $11
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $10 - $11
      hourly
      $10$11

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $14
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $14 per hour
      Job Highlights
      8-10 years experience
      Chicago, IL Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      Company - Private
      $19
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $19 per hour
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Des Moines, IA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Public
      $13
      hourly
      A Security Officer in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $13 per hour
      Job Highlights
      Riverside, CA Area area
      Part-time
       
      201 to 500 employees
      $43,000
      per year
      A Transportation Security Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $43,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $10
      hourly
      A Security Guard in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $10 per hour
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Philadelphia, PA Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Company - Private
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