Security Officer Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average rate for a Security Officer in Chicago, Illinois is $11.63 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$22,484 - $51,607
(Median)
$22K
$34K
$52K
MEDIAN: $34,244
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$9.61 - $17.04
(Median)
$9
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$22,484 - $51,607  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $991  
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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$20,167 - $40,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.61 - $17.04  
   
Overtime
$12.89 - $27.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $991  
   
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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$20,167 - $40,369  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer in Chicago, Illinois

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Security Officer in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$26,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
26 %
Male
74 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 52% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 46%
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