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Security Guard Salaries in Washington, DC Area

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Average Base Pay
$37,830/yr
31% above national average
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$30K
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$38K
Average
$51K
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$1,212
Range$269 - $6,764
How much does a Security Guard make in Washington, DC ?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $37,830 in Washington, DC . Salaries estimates are based on 651 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Guard employees in Washington, DC .

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    Securitas Security Services USA
    $15/hr
    Range: $11 - $16
    5 salaries
    $15/hr
    $11$16
    Allied Universal
    $15/hr
    Range: $12 - $18
    3 salaries
    $15/hr
    $12$18
    Securitas
    $15/hr
    Range: $11 - $16
    3 salaries
    $15/hr
    $11$16
    US Marine Corps
    $30,718/yr
    Range: $27K - $35K
    2 salaries
    About
    $27K - $35K
    $27K$35K
    AlliedBarton
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $15
    2 salaries
    About
    $13 - $15
    hourly
    $13$15
    Andrews International
    $22/hr
    Range: $18 - $26
    2 salaries
    About
    $18 - $26
    hourly
    $18$26
    SecurAmerica
    $15/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    2 salaries
    About
    $14 - $15
    hourly
    $14$15

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    Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
    $15/hr
    Range: $13 - $17
    2 salaries
    About
    $13 - $17
    hourly
    $13$17
    Triton Security
    $12/hr
    Range: $10 - $14
    2 salaries
    About
    $10 - $14
    hourly
    $10$14
    Master Security
    $15/hr
    Range: $12 - $18
    2 salaries
    About
    $12 - $18
    hourly
    $12$18
    US Army
    $47,377/yr
    Range: $46K - $49K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $46K - $49K
    $46K$49K
    Lockheed Martin
    $36,962/yr
    Range: $35K - $39K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $35K - $39K
    $35K$39K
    Lockheed Martin
    $14/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $14 - $15
    hourly
    $14$15
    Securitas
    $15/hr
    Range: $14 - $15
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $14 - $15
    hourly
    $14$15
    Navy Federal Credit Union
    $51,129/yr
    Range: $50K - $53K
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $50K - $53K
    $50K$53K
    George Washington University
    $14/hr
    Range: $13 - $14
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $13 - $14
    hourly
    $13$14
    U.S. Security Associates
    $18/hr
    Range: $17 - $18
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $17 - $18
    hourly
    $17$18
    Dunbar Armored
    $15/hr
    Range: $15 - $16
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $15 - $16
    hourly
    $15$16
    Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland)
    $20/hr
    Range: $19 - $21
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $19 - $21
    hourly
    $19$21
    Smithsonian
    $15/hr
    Range: $15 - $16
    1 employee salary or estimate
    About
    $15 - $16
    hourly
    $15$16

    Recent Salary Reports

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

    $11
    hourly
    An Unarmed Security Officer reported making $11 per hour
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $38,025
    per year
    An Armed Security Officer reported making $38,025 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Company - Public
    $17
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $17 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $18
    hourly
    A Branch Security Officer reported making $18 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    10000+ employees
     
    Company - Public
    $10
    hourly
    A Security Officer reported making $10 per hour
    Job Highlights
    Full-time
    5001 to 10000 employees
     
    Company - Private