A Security Officer in Sacramento, California earns an average wage of $11.91 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$40,000 - $43,146
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$42K
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MEDIAN: $41,676
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$10.03 - $14.91
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$41,677  
   
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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$21,197 - $41,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.03 - $14.91  
   
Overtime
$14.88 - $31.04  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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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$21,197 - $41,650  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$28,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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