Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installers with Project Management skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $37K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $46K. For Security or Fire Alarm Systems Installers with Project Management skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $51K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $60K on average.