A Security Officer/Guard earns an average wage of £7.44 per hour.

£6.53 - £10.10
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MEDIAN: £7.44
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£6.53 - £10.10  
   
Overtime
£12.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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£13,444 - £21,604  
   
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer/Guard

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

Security Officer/Guard Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Security Officer/Guard?

Security Officer/Guard in Birmingham:
"boss make job worse"
Pros: The people that I work with make it a joy to get up at 5AM every morning 6 days a week
Cons: no contract, late pay slips.

Key Stats for Security Officer/Guard

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Security Officer/Guard Salaries

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
₤16,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Late-Career
▼8%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 94%
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