Experienced Security Officer Salary

Median pay for Experienced Security Officers lies in the neighborhood of $12.26 per hour. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Although over a third lack health benefits of any kind, a majority do enjoy medical insurance, and just over a half get dental coverage, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$22,690 - $72,735
(Median)
$23K
$39K
$73K
MEDIAN: $38,839
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$9.35 - $18.75
(Median)
$9
$12
$19
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$22,690 - $72,735  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,156  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$19,987 - $47,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 232
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.35 - $18.75  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$12.86 - $30.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,156  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$19,987 - $47,400  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,177
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Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., Allied Barton Security Services Inc., G4S Security Services, AlliedBarton, and Guardsmark, Llc. are among the top companies that take on many Experienced Security Officers. Experienced Security Officers flock to United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $45K lead the pack in compensation; however, United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $32K at one end to $59K at the other end. Also paying near the top of the field are U.S. Security & Associates at $26K, Allied Barton Security Services Inc. at $25K, and AlliedBarton, where Experienced Security Officers annually earn $25K.

Also approaching the lower end are Guardsmark, Llc. at $21K, G4S Security Services at $24K, and Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. at $24K.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 213 votes.

Gender

Female
20 %
Male
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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