The average wage for a Security Guard in Ottawa, Ontario is C$12.42 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$19,000 - C$30,968
C$24K
MEDIAN: C$24,000
50%

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C$11.08 - C$17.37
C$11
C$12
C$17
MEDIAN: C$12.42
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$13KC$26KC$39K
Salary
C$24,000  
   
Bonus
C$1,350  
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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C$22,785 - C$36,638  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$8C$16C$24
Hourly Rate
C$11.08 - C$17.37  
   
Overtime
C$19.48  
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$16KC$32KC$48K
Bonus
C$1,350  
   
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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C$22,785 - C$36,638  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
C$26,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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