Human Resources Specialists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $16.70 per hour; Armed Security Guards, Armed Security Officers, and Security Supervisors also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $13.84, around $13.43, and $13.33, respectively. With salaries averaging about $10.56, Security Guards are among the lowest paid at Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $15.50 per hour) can be spotted in Seattle, Wash.; Boston, Mass. ($13.84), Los Angeles, Calif. ($12.87), and Chicago, Ill. (approximately $12.46) are the next top-paying cities. High paychecks are not found in San Antonio, Texas; in fact, at about $10.65 it is one of the worst-paid cities. By state, the highest pay levels are found in Washington, where the average Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. employee makes around $13.10 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $12.16 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. employees (51 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $11.04 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $14.87 per hour for Exposed Firearm Permits, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Employees who have a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) make the most here, hauling in approximately $16.06 per hour.
The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Scheduling; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of around $13.98 per hour. Security Policies and Procedures is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; just over a half of Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Training, Customer Service, and People Management.
Benefits and Perks
The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only one in eight workers. Half set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Perks cover health insurance for more than two-fifths of workers and dental coverage for about one in three workers. Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and none (contract-based).