A Security Guard earns an average wage of £7.32 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£11,642 - £26,327
(Median)
£12K
£16K
£26K
MEDIAN: £16,476
10%
50%
90%

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£6.47 - £9.51
(Median)
£6
£7
£9
MEDIAN: £7.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£11,642 - £26,327  
   
Bonus
£509  
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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£13,198 - £22,318  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.47 - £9.51  
   
Overtime
£6.47 - £14.36  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£509  
   
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).
)
£13,198 - £22,318  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 214
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £15,450

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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
₤15,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

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