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Average Hourly Rate for US Security Associates, Inc. Employees

US Security Associates, Inc. laborers see wages hovering around $10.57 per hour. Adding overtime bumps the median up to $16.26. Though your experience level and your city are influential salary factors for those at US Security Associates, Inc., your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

US Security Associates, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: US Security Associates, 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 (21)
$7.71 - $12.82  
[-]Security Officer (21)
Hourly Rate$7.71 - $12.82  
[+]Security Guard (8)
$8.25 - $13.58  
[+]Security Guard (8)
Hourly Rate$8.25 - $13.58  
[+]Security Supervisor (7)
$9.73 - $18.83  
[+]Security Supervisor (7)
Hourly Rate$9.73 - $18.83  
[+]Security Manager (4)
$10.88 - $25.15  
[+]Security Manager (4)
Hourly Rate$10.88 - $25.15  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Earning $16.77 per hour on average, Security Managers receive the most money, followed by Security Supervisors (approximately $14.25), Security Officers ($10.50), and Security Guards (around $9.54). On the lower end are Security Officers at $9.24 on average.

Years of Experience

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $12.68 per hour on average. Overall, the greater share of US Security Associates, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $9.46 per hour.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $15.00 per hour) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Atlanta, Ga. ($14.50), San Jose, Calif. ($13.00), and Tampa, Fla. ($9.50) are the next top-paying cities. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to about $15.00 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Automated External Defibrillator Specialists are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $14.45 per hour. US Security Associates, Inc. provides the highest financial reward to those with a Some College — these employees rake in around $15.00 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Security Risk Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $16.49 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. Other top skills include Training, Customer Service, and Operations Management.

Benefits and Perks

A 401(k) program is available, and one-half of workers use it to save for retirement. One-half receive health insurance, and more than two-fifths of workers get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.

Key Stats for US Security Associates, Inc.


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$9 - $15
Hourly Rate
$8 - $14
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
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