Loss Prevention Agent Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Loss Prevention Agent is $11.48 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Loss Prevention Agent Total Pay (?
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$25,353 - $52,768
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35,194
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Loss Prevention Agent Total Pay (?
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$8.64 - $15.42
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,353 - $52,768  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
Profit Sharing
$198.32 - $1,769  
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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$18,301 - $35,748  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 784
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.64 - $15.42  
   
Overtime
$10.72 - $23.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,517  
   
Profit Sharing
$198.32 - $1,769  
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).
)
$18,301 - $35,748  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 784
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Job Description for Loss Prevention Agent

  • Internal and external theft prevention, and physical security such as alarm, locks, CCTV, etc.
  • Document evidence of wrongdoing for police and prepare internal reports.
  • Audit inventory and identify suspicious missing items and/or activities.
  • Plainclothes investigation and apprehension of shoplifters.
  • Monitor employees and customers for suspicious behavior and conduct bag checks.

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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$25,000
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Experience Affects Loss Prevention Agent Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$25,000
Entry-Level
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 125 votes.

Gender

Female
22%
female alumni
 
Male
78%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 39%
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