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Security Guard Salary

A Security Guard earns an average wage of £6.87 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

£11,627 - £25,694
(Median)
£12K
£17K
£26K
MEDIAN: £16,580
10%
50%
90%

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£6.10 - £8.72
(Median)
£6
£6
£8
MEDIAN: £6.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£11,627 - £25,694  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £507  
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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£12,577 - £21,228  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.10 - £8.72  
   
Overtime
£6.42 - £14.48  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£0.00 - £507  
   
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).
)
£12,577 - £21,228  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 239

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

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

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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
₤15,000

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 9% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 4% employee benefits None: 88%