The average pay for a Security Officer is £7.29 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.
Security Officer Total Pay (?
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£13,994 - £27,440
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £18,502
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Security Officer Total Pay (?
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£6.26 - £9.06
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £7.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£13,994 - £27,440  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,024  
Profit Sharing
£0.50 - £1,600  
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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£13,163 - £23,446  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 594
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.26 - £9.06  
   
Overtime
£0.50 - £13.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,024  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.50 - £1,600  
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).
)
£13,163 - £23,446  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 594
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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Edinburgh
up arrow 2%
National Average
₤16,000
Manchester
up arrow 3%
Birmingham
up arrow 9%
Glasgow
up arrow 12%
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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%
Late-Career
up arrow 4%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
₤16,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 10% dental benefits Dental: 3%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 86%
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