Security Officer in Dallas, Texas Salary

A Security Officer in Dallas, Texas earns an average wage of $11.50 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$15,319 - $53,829
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$15K
$30K
$54K
MEDIAN: $29,968
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$9.12 - $15.15
(Median)
$9
$11
$15
MEDIAN: $11.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$15,319 - $53,829  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
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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$19,254 - $35,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.12 - $15.15  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.44  
Overtime
$10.45 - $32.06  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
   
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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$19,254 - $35,383  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$25,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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