Security Supervisors rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $14.50 per hour; Security Guards come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $11.79, while Security Officers and Security Officers rank near the top as well ($11.17 and $10.07, respectively).
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $13.74 per hour) can be spotted in San Jose, Calif.; Milwaukee, Wisc. ($13.25), Toledo, Ohio (approximately $12.00), and Rock Springs, Wyo. ($12.00) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in Las Vegas, Nev.; in fact, at about $10.36 it is one of the worst-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest pay (an average of $12.75 per hour) in California.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at Guardsmark, Llc. for between five and 10 years earn around $13.11 per hour on average. The largest fraction of Guardsmark, Llc. people (48 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $11.81 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Automated External Defibrillator Specialists receive bigger paychecks ($14.97 per hour) than those without credentials. Regarding pay and education, Guardsmark, Llc. pays those with a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) the most — $15.50.
Employees who count Customer Service among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $15.27 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Security Policies and Procedures; a strong majority consider it a key competency. Key skills also include Training, Scheduling, and Security Risk Management.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. For close to one-half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and nearly one in four workers get dental coverage, too.