Security Officer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia (United States)

The average wage for a Security Officer in Atlanta, Georgia is $10.73 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Security Officer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary (?
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$15,442 - $147,949
(Median)
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150K
MEDIAN: $23,553
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Security Officer in Atlanta, Georgia Salary (?
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$8.59 - $14.39
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$15,442 - $147,949  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,013  
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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$17,555 - $36,010  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.59 - $14.39  
   
Overtime
$7.25 - $22.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,013  
   
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).
)
$17,555 - $36,010  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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Experience Affects Security Officer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$23,000
Entry-Level
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
18%
female alumni
 
Male
82%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 27%
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