Experienced Security Officer Salary

Median pay for Experienced Security Officers lies in the neighborhood of $12.63 per hour. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Experienced Security Officers survey respondents are men (70 percent). Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, more than a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by more than half and dental insurance is reported by close to one-half. Most Experienced Security Officers report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$23,157 - $104,715
$23K
$39K
$100K
MEDIAN: $39,224
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$9.72 - $18.23
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MEDIAN: $12.63
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$0$104K
Salary $23,157 - $104,715
Bonus $200.00 - $30,000
Profit Sharing $6,000
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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$20,463 - $47,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 183
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $9.72 - $18.23
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $12.77 - $29.11
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $200.00 - $30,000
Profit Sharing $6,000
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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$20,463 - $47,185
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,047

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Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., G4S Security Services, Allied Barton Security Services Inc., Guardsmark, Llc., and United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are top-notch employers for Experienced Security Officers in this area. United States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $44K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Allied Barton Security Services Inc. at $28K, U.S. Security & Associates at $26K, and AlliedBarton, where Experienced Security Officers annually earn $26K.

Other low-paying employers include Universal Protections Services at $21K and Guardsmark, Llc. at $21K, though some Experienced Security Officers there earn up to $47K.

Key Stats for Security Officer

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 185 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 185 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 36%
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