The average rate for a Security Guard in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$21.67 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$52,000 - AU$60,190
AU$58K
MEDIAN: AU$57,648
50%

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AU$18.20 - AU$26.19
AU$18
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$21.67
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$57,648  
   
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$37,833 - AU$60,960  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$11AU$22AU$33
Hourly Rate
AU$18.20 - AU$26.19  
   
Overtime
AU$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
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$37,833 - AU$60,960  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
AU$46,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 84%