Entry-Level Security Officer/Guard Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Security Officer/Guard is $11.00 per hour.

$19,300 - $59,180
$19K
$35K
$59K
MEDIAN: $34,980
10%
50%
90%

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$8.91 - $15.28
$8
$11
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$19,300 - $59,180  
   
Bonus
$230.00  
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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$18,792 - $38,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.91 - $15.28  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.13  
Overtime
$10.17 - $22.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$230.00  
   
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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$18,792 - $38,419  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 221

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Key Stats for Security Officer/Guard

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
15%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 54%
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