A Security Guard in London, England: London earns an average wage of £9.01 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

£12,255 - £63,616
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£19K
£64K
MEDIAN: £19,500
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£6.78 - £12.42
£6
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£12
MEDIAN: £9.25
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Local Salary Data (?
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£0£22K£44K£66K
Salary
£12,255 - £63,616  
   
Bonus
£3,350  
Total Pay (?
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£13,849 - £27,738  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.78 - £12.42  
   
Overtime
£9.83  
Local Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£3,350  
   
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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£13,849 - £27,738  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

Pay by Experience for a Security Guard has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Guard with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $18,000 based on 26 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Guard with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Security Guard which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 11 salaries. A Security Guard with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

Late-Career
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
₤19,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 28%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 72%
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