A Security Officer earns an average wage of €10.58 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. This job's wage does not change very much with experience.

€19,061 - €36,241
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€19K
€25K
€36K
MEDIAN: €24,960
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€9.69 - €12.12
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€11
€12
MEDIAN: €10
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National Salary Data (?
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€0€13K€26K€39K
Salary
€19,061 - €36,241  
   
Total Pay (?
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€20,103 - €27,002  
Country: Ireland | Currency: EUR | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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€0€6€12€18
Hourly Rate
€9.69 - €12.12  
   
Overtime
€5.07 - €16.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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€0€12K€24K€36K
Total Pay (?
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€20,103 - €27,002  
   
Country: United States | Currency: EUR | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 157
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: €22,153

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Security Officer Reviews

What is it like working as a Security Officer?

Security Officer in Newbridge:
"Security Officer Review."
Pros: What I like most about my job is you never know what kind of a day you will have or what could happen this makes it interesting.
Cons: The bad is the wages are very low and sometimes they send in other security officers that have very poor English and don't have much interest in the job and do not try. And sometimes it can be ver stressful.

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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
€22,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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