Security Officer in Baltimore, Maryland Salary

The average rate for a Security Officer in Baltimore, Maryland is $12.90 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers.

$9.75 - $21.50
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$13
$22
MEDIAN: $12.90
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.75 - $21.50  
   
Overtime
$20.02  
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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$21,541 - $52,711  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore city, Maryland
621,849
Male:
294,027 (47.3%)
Female:
327,822 (52.7%)
Baltimore (/ˈbɔːltᵻˌmɔːr/, locally: [ˈbɔɫ.mɔɻ]) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 29th-most populous city in the country. It was established by the Constitution of Maryland and is not part of any county; thus, it is the largest independent city in the United States. Baltimore has more public monuments per capita than any other city in the country and is home to some of the earliest National Register historic districts in the nation, including Fell's Point (1969), Federal Hill (1970) and Mount Vernon Place (1971). More than 65,000 properties, or roughly one in three buildings in the city, are listed on the National Register, more than any other city in the nation. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. After...
Baltimore:
$44,165
Maryland:
$75,847
$981
Baltimore:
$155,600
Maryland:
$299,800
6.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

Pay by Experience for a Security Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Security Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 6 salaries. A Security Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Security Officer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲4%

Mid-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 56%