A Security Officer in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$22.83 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$45,645 - AU$80,373
(Median)
AU$46K
AU$60K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$60,000
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AU$19.61 - AU$30.75
(Median)
AU$20
AU$23
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$27KAU$54KAU$81K
Salary
AU$45,645 - AU$80,373  
   
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$40,914 - AU$68,653  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$14AU$28AU$42
Hourly Rate
AU$19.61 - AU$30.75  
   
Overtime
AU$29.57  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
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$40,914 - AU$68,653  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

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

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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
AU$50,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
medical benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 96%
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