A Security Officer in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average wage of AU$21.40 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$49,482 - AU$96,195
AU$49K
AU$61K
AU$96K
MEDIAN: AU$60,628
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AU$18.84 - AU$27.70
AU$19
AU$21
AU$28
MEDIAN: AU$21.40
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$33KAU$66KAU$99K
Salary
AU$49,482 - AU$96,195  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$39,799 - AU$72,192  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$18.84 - AU$27.70  
   
Overtime
AU$38.50  
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Total Pay (?
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AU$39,799 - AU$72,192  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

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

Key Stats for Security Officer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
041
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
AU$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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