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Average Hourly Rate for Pinkerton Goverment Services Employees

On average, Pinkerton Goverment Services employees receive $14.78 per hour, not counting the $21.75 for overtime. How long you've been working plays the largest role in compensation at Pinkerton Goverment Services, but your job title affects income (to a lesser degree) as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

Employer: Pinkerton Goverment Services
Hourly Rate Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Security Officer (6)
$10.32 - $23.85  
[-]Security Officer (6)
Hourly Rate$10.32 - $23.85  
[+]Security Guard (3)
$9.45 - $24.45  
[+]Security Guard (3)
Hourly Rate$9.45 - $24.45  
[+]Security Manager (2)
$11.17 - $24.96  
[+]Security Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$11.17 - $24.96  
 Precise Range (?
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
United States (change)

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, paychecks typically reach $14.40. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (36 percent) have a tenure of five to nine years and bring home about $18.00 per hour.


By state, Virginia offers the highest pay at $18.49 per hour.


The highest paychecks go to Security Managers, who earn $14.91, closely trailed by Security Guards (around $14.67) and Security Officers (approximately $14.00).

Certifications and Degrees

Automated External Defibrillator Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $16.91. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists with credentials; these people typically earn about $15.43 per hour. Pinkerton Goverment Services provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in around $16.50 per hour.


The highest paying skill to have in this role seems to be Security Policies and Procedures; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $15.82. Operations Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; a majority of Pinkerton Goverment Services' people use it regularly.


The number of male employees outweighs the number of women; Pinkerton Goverment Services has a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Most workers save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Pinkerton Goverment Services provides health insurance to more than half of workers, and just over a half of workers do receive dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats

16 %
84 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
$9 - $18
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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