Security Guard Salary in New York

The average wage for a Security Guard in New York, New York is $11.35 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$17,687 - $69,634
(Median)
$18K
$30K
$70K
MEDIAN: $29,946
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$8.31 - $16.73
(Median)
$8
$11
$17
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$17,687 - $69,634  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $493.16  
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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$17,518 - $39,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.31 - $16.73  
   
Overtime
$12.36 - $26.69  
National Annualized 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.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $493.16  
   
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).
)
$17,518 - $39,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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Experience Affects Security Guard in New York, New York Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 41% dental benefits Dental: 18%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 59%
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