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Average Hourly Rate for Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. Employees

The average pay for Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. employees is $11.01 per hour — without the $16.55 from overtime earnings. Where you live plays the largest role in compensation at Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., but your job title and how long you've been working affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. typically pays:
below market
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Employer: Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.
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 (110)
$8.62 - $13.31  
[-]Security Officer (110)
Overtime$12.75 - $20.31  
Hourly Rate$8.62 - $13.31  
[+]Security Guard (48)
$7.91 - $13.87  
[+]Security Guard (48)
Overtime$1.50 - $20.00  
Hourly Rate$7.91 - $13.87  
[+]Security Supervisor (32)
$9.19 - $18.00  
[+]Security Supervisor (32)
Overtime$13.48 - $26.11  
Hourly Rate$9.19 - $18.00  
[+]Security Officer/Guard (10)
$8.86 - $13.18  
[+]Security Officer/Guard (10)
Hourly Rate$8.86 - $13.18  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 292
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Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. Details



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Median pay is highest in San Jose (around $15.50 per hour), followed by New York (about $13.50), Chicago ($11.50), and Louisville (approximately $11.36). Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of El Paso — at $8.17, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Massachusetts pays Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. the most — $12.21 per hour on average.


Earning $15.00 on average, Security Managers receive the most money, followed by Armed Security Officers (approximately $13.75), Security Supervisors ($12.92), and Armed Security Guards (about $12.09). At around $9.76, Security Guards are among the lowest paid at Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc.

Years of Experience

For those with five or more years experience, average earnings amount to $11.64. To sum up, the greater portion of employees here (48 percent) have worked in their field for one to four years and now make $10.66 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Automated External Defibrillator Specialists receive bigger paychecks ($11.91) than those without credentials. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Specialists with credentials; these people typically earn approximately $11.76 per hour. Those with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice at Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach around $15.00 per hour.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $15.58. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Security Policies and Procedures; a majority deem it necessary for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Customer Service, Security Risk Management, and Training.


At Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., there are significantly more males than females — the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A majority of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. Just over two-fifths of workers have health insurance, and benefits for over a third of workers also include dental insurance. Advantages of working here also include life insurance, a company cell phone, flexible hours, a casual working environment, and tuition reimbursement.

Key Stats

18 %
82 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13
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 82 votes.

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