The average rate for a Security Officer/Guard in New York, New York is $11.17 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$33,000 - $75,000
(Median)
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$50K
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MEDIAN: $50,050
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$8.86 - $15.50
(Median)
$8
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$50,050  
   
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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$18,959 - $50,925  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$8.86 - $15.50  
   
Overtime
$15.36  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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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$18,959 - $50,925  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Experience Affects Security Officer/Guard Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 43%

National Average
$28,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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