Entry-Level Facility Security Officer (FSO) Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Facility Security Officer (FSO) is $56,692 per year.

$41,081 - $80,488
$41K
$57K
$80K
MEDIAN: $57,197
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50%
90%

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$10.51 - $27.28
$11
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $18.59
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$0$80K
Salary $41,081 - $80,488
Bonus $0.00 - $5,190
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,344 - $78,488
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 264
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $10.51 - $27.28
Overtime $15.07 - $40.50
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,190
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,344 - $78,488
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,355

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Facility Security Officer (FSO) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Facility Security Officer (FSO) in Dallas:
"Don't get stuck in a rut."
To always take opportunities to get education. Learn new skills. Apply for higher paid positions in the company. Get insight on tasks you may perform.

Facility Security Officer (FSO) in Baltimore:
"Major responsibilty."
Don't throw fellow employees under the bus. Gather information from multiple sources before reporting a violation.

Facility Security Officer (FSO) in Arlington:
"Companies don't want to budget for Security."
Despite Security being very important to a Government Contractor's ability to bid on & win contracts, many companies resent having to budget for Security, because the Security department is not a direct-income value. As in, we do not go out to bid for contracts. However, the competency of the Security department weighs heavily with some agencies in decisions to grant or extend contracts.

Facility Security Officer (FSO) in 21005:
"Know your NISPOM."
Make sure you keep a good relationship with your ISR DSS.

Facility Security Officer (FSO) in Suffolk:
"The NISPOM."
You have to have a working knowledge of DSS requirements, the NISPOM, how to navigate through JPAS, ACAVS and other data bases you will use daily.

Key Stats for Facility Security Officer (FSO)

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
24%
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Skills That Affect Facility Security Officer (FSO) Salaries

Security Maintenance
▲3%


Security Risk Management
▲1%

National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 46 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 20%
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