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Average Hourly Rate for Guardsmark, Llc. Employees

Guardsmark, Llc. workers report earning an average of $10.90 per hour. Adding overtime compensation raises that to $16.78. The most important factor affecting pay for Guardsmark, Llc. employees is your city, though what you do at the company and your experience level play a role as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Guardsmark, Llc. typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Guardsmark, Llc.
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National 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.
[-]Security Officer (27)
$9.32 - $13.46  
[-]Security Officer (27)
Overtime$4.53 - $19.87  
Hourly Rate$9.32 - $13.46  
[+]Security Guard (14)
$9.45 - $13.49  
[+]Security Guard (14)
Hourly Rate$9.45 - $13.49  
[+]Security Supervisor (10)
$9.98 - $16.16  
[+]Security Supervisor (10)
Hourly Rate$9.98 - $16.16  
[+]Security Officer/Guard (3)
$8.56 - $15.50  
[+]Security Officer/Guard (3)
Hourly Rate$8.56 - $15.50  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($13.25 per hour) can be spotted in Milwaukee, Wisc.; San Jose, Calif. ($12.27), Rock Springs, Wyo. ($12.00), and Salinas, Calif. (about $10.33) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $9.50) is Houston, Texas. Within the firm, employees working in New York take home the most — around $13.00 per hour on average.


Earning $12.67 per hour on average, Security Supervisors receive the most money, followed by Security Officers ($10.75), Security Guards (about $10.74), and Security Officers (approximately $10.38).

Years of Experience

Average pay is around $10.59 per hour for those with five to nine years of experience. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (55 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $11.13 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $12.64 per hour for Member of the Militarys, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice; Guardsmark, Llc. awards $14.15 to these degree-holders.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Security Risk Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $14.15 per hour. Customer Service is a popular skill in the Guardsmark, Llc. workforce; the larger part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Many workers usually know Security Policies and Procedures, Training, and Scheduling as well.

Benefits and Perks

The larger part of workers participate in the company's 401(k) retirement savings plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of employees, and more than a third of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Advantages of working here also include supplemental maternity leave, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats for Guardsmark, Llc.


26 %
74 %
Hourly Rate
$10 - $11
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
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