The average rate for a Security Officer/Guard is AU$22.25 per hour. This job's rate does not change very much with experience.

AU$44,000 - AU$158,600
(Median)
AU$
AU$51K
AU$
MEDIAN: AU$50,800
50%

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AU$19.08 - AU$30.91
(Median)
AU$19
AU$22
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$50,800  
   
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$39,722 - AU$66,973  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$19.08 - AU$30.91  
   
Overtime
AU$25.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
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$39,722 - AU$66,973  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 67
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer/Guard

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$47,245

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Experience Affects Security Officer/Guard Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
AU$47,000


Mid-Career
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Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 92%
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