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Security Officer Salary

The average pay for a Security Officer is £7.35 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£14,117 - £27,513
(Median)
£14K
£19K
£28K
MEDIAN: £19,359
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50%
90%

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£6.37 - £9.65
(Median)
£6
£7
£9
MEDIAN: £7.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£14,117 - £27,513  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,012  
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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£13,341 - £23,963  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 190
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.37 - £9.65  
   
Overtime
£0.49 - £14.19  
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 - £1,012  
   
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).
)
£13,341 - £23,963  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 497

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

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

Pay Difference by Location

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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
₤16,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 11% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 5% employee benefits None: 85%