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Mid-Career Security Officer Salary

Mid-Career Security Officers take home an average $11.79 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Although the larger part have medical coverage and a little over a half have dental coverage, over a third claim no health benefits at all. Most Mid-Career Security Officers survey respondents are men (79 percent). The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$20,367 - $59,577
(Median)
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34K
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60K
MEDIAN: $34,226
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$9.02 - $16.89
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$20,367 - $59,577  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,003  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $2,303  
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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$19,177 - $40,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 208
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.02 - $16.89  
   
Overtime
$12.03 - $26.96  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,003  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $2,303  
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).
)
$19,177 - $40,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,402
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Leading companies who hire large numbers of Mid-Career Security Officers include Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., Allied Barton Security Services Inc., G4S Security Services, Guardsmark, Llc., and Universal Protections Services. G4S Security Services pays the most with a median salary of $24K, though there is little variation overall ($19K to $31K).

Employees at Guardsmark, Llc. take home the smallest paychecks, and $22K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $19K and quickly nearing the top at only $29K.

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 288 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 38%