A Security Guard earns an average wage of £7.39 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£11,559 - £27,374
£12K
£17K
£27K
MEDIAN: £16,774
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£6.53 - £9.48
£6
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£9
MEDIAN: £7.39
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£11,559 - £27,374  
   
Bonus
£775  
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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£13,357 - £21,932  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.53 - £9.48  
   
Overtime
£6.44 - £14.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£775  
   
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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£13,357 - £21,932  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 200

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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: £15,560

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Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
045
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
₤16,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

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: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 88%
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