Average Hourly Rate for Pinkerton Goverment Services Employees

Pinkerton Goverment Services laborers see wages hovering around $14.78 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $21.75. Pinkerton Goverment Services paychecks are largely negotiated based on how long you've been working, though what you do at the company is also considered. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Pinkerton Goverment Services
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Security Officer (7)
$10.71 - $20.36  
[-]Security Officer (7)
Hourly Rate$10.71 - $20.36  
[+]Security Guard (3)
$9.38 - $22.62  
[+]Security Guard (3)
Hourly Rate$9.38 - $22.62  
[+]Security Manager (2)
$10.90 - $25.18  
[+]Security Manager (2)
Hourly Rate$10.90 - $25.18  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 8 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $14.40. The largest fraction of Pinkerton Goverment Services people (36 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $18.00 per hour.


Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of Virginia, where they average to $18.49 per hour.


Earning about $14.91 on average, Security Managers receive the most money, followed by Security Guards (around $14.67) and Security Officers (approximately $14.00).

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $16.91 for Automated External Defibrillator Specialists; non-accredited workers make much less. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at approximately $15.43 per hour. The best paid folks at Pinkerton Goverment Services have a Bachelor's Degree, earning around $16.50 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Security Policies and Procedures among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of about $15.82. A garden variety skill at Pinkerton Goverment Services is Operations Management; a majority of Pinkerton Goverment Services' people use it regularly.


Home to more men than women (Pinkerton Goverment Services' employee population is more than 3 to 1 male-to-female), most workers here are men.

Benefits and Perks

Most workers take advantage of the 401(k) plan that Pinkerton Goverment Services sponsors. Perks cover health insurance for just over a half of workers and dental coverage for slightly more than half of workers. Perks also include tuition reimbursement.

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Key Stats for Pinkerton Goverment Services


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

Job Satisfaction

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

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