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Security Officer Salary

The average pay for a Security Officer is £7.31 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.
£14,184 - £27,622
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £19,251
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£6.34 - £9.40
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MEDIAN: £7.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£14,184 - £27,622  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,023  
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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£13,320 - £23,904  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 197
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£5£10£15
Hourly Rate
£6.34 - £9.40  
   
Overtime
£0.50 - £13.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Bonus
£0.00 - £1,023  
   
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).
)
£13,320 - £23,904  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 469
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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

Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
₤16,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 11% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 6% employee benefits None: 84%