A Security Guard Gate earns an average wage of $11.45 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.

$9.13 - $16.23
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MEDIAN: $11.45
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$9.13 - $16.23  
   
Overtime
$17.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Total Pay (?
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$18,136 - $34,669  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Job Description for Security Guard Gate

  • Guard and monitor premises to prevent theft, property destruction, violence or rules and safety violations.
  • Perform fire prevention, safety and maintenance tasks and parking/traffic enforcement.
  • Greet incoming guests and tenants, providing information regarding the site and surrounding area as requested by visitors.
  • Respond to alarms and emergency situations.
  • Make periodic tours to check for irregularities and to inspect protection devices and fire control equipment.

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Key Stats for Security Guard Gate

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
044
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
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Experience Affects Security Guard Gate Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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