Security Managers earn the highest median pay at $17.98 per hour, followed by Loss Prevention Supervisors (about $15.75), Security Supervisors (around $11.12), and Security Officers ($10.98). With salaries averaging approximately $9.36, Security Officers are among the lowest paid at US Security Associates, Inc.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($16.13 per hour) can be spotted in San Jose, Calif.; Seattle, Wash. (about $15.75), Atlanta, Ga. ($14.50), and Houston, Texas (around $13.50) are the next top-paying cities. El Paso, Texas ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $8.24, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, US Security Associates, Inc. employees make the most in New York, earning $15.00 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
Survey participants who have worked at US Security Associates, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $11.26 per hour on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of US Security Associates, Inc. employees (49 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn about $9.69 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Security Guard License Holders have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at around $14.00 per hour. At US Security Associates, Inc., employees who hold a Some College receive the highest pay at $15.00.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Operations Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $15.37 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Security Policies and Procedures; on the survey, a majority of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Three more common skills are Training, Security Risk Management, and Customer Service.
Benefits and Perks
With an eye toward the future, US Security Associates, Inc. offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. For one-half of workers, benefits include health insurance, and just over two-fifths of workers get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are a company cell phone, a casual working environment, and life insurance.