Human Resources Specialists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $17.31 per hour; Armed Security Officers, Armed Security Guards, and Security Supervisors also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $13.13, around $13.00, and $12.41, respectively. On the lower end are Security Guards at about $10.35 on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($16.03 per hour) can be spotted in Seattle, Wash.; Boston, Mass. ($14.32), Chicago, Ill. (around $14.22), and Los Angeles, Calif. ($12.49) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at about $9.97) is Honolulu, Hawaii. Within the firm, employees working in New Jersey take home the most — approximately $12.39 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $11.91 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (52 percent) have been working for one to four years and make approximately $10.95 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Automated External Defibrillator Specialists, who make $12.84 per hour. The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA); Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. awards $17.63 to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, employees who report Microsoft Excel among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of $16.00 per hour. Security Policies and Procedures is a popular skill in the Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. workforce; the larger part of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Key skills also include Customer Service, Training, and Scheduling.
Benefits and Perks
The benefits packages at Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. can sometimes lack paid time off; 19 percent get paid vacation days, and one in ten survey participants receive paid sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and just over two-fifths of workers participate. Around two in five workers receive health insurance, and over a third of workers get dental coverage. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a company cell phone, a casual working environment, and none (contract-based).