Security Guard Salary

The average rate for a Security Guard is AU$20.96 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$36,526 - AU$81,691

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AU$17.68 - AU$26.72

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Salary
AU$36,526 - AU$81,691  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$1,030  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,106 - AU$58,558  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$17.68 - AU$26.72  
   
Overtime
AU$2.01 - AU$44.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$1,030  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,106 - AU$58,558  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 413
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries


Experienced
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National Average
AU$45,000


Late-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 8% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 92%
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