The average wage for a Surveillance System Monitor is $15.53 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$9.79 - $24.51  
   
Overtime
$26.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$20,940 - $88,840  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Surveillance System Monitor

  • Maintain a working knowledge of rules, policies, and procedures, and ensure adherance.
  • Identify potential security or safety risks and report them to management.
  • Monitor surveillance and document suspected criminal or unusual activities.
  • Coordinate with a team to determine if activity requires further follow-up or investigation.

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Key Stats for Surveillance System Monitor

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Surveillance System Monitor Salaries

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 36%
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