Bringing in the most money are Security Managers — their earnings average around $16.77 per hour. Security Supervisors are a close second at $14.25 along with Security Officers (approximately $10.50) and Security Guards ($9.42). With salaries averaging about $9.34, Security Officers are among the lowest paid at US Security Associates, Inc.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of $12.00 per hour. The largest slice of the US Security Associates, Inc. workforce (49 percent) has been working for one to four years and earns, on average, $9.53 per hour.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($15.00 per hour) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Atlanta, Ga. (approximately $14.50), San Jose, Calif. ($13.00), and Tampa, Fla. (about $9.50) are the next top-paying cities. By state, US Security Associates, Inc. employees make the most in New York, earning around $15.00 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Automated External Defibrillator Specialists, who make $14.45 per hour. Regarding pay and education, US Security Associates, Inc. pays those with a Some College the most — $15.00.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Security Risk Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $16.49 per hour. A common skill in US Security Associates, Inc.'s work force is Security Policies and Procedures; the larger part of survey participants report using it on the job. Customer Service, Training, and Operations Management are also desirable skills.
Benefits and Perks
For employees looking to save up for their golden years, US Security Associates, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and about one-half of workers participate. Health insurance is part of the package for more than two-fifths of workers, and for nearly two in five workers, dental coverage is too. Some other perks are life insurance, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.