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Surveillance Technician Salary

A Surveillance Technician earns an average wage of $19.32 per hour.

$30,211 - $64,111
(Median)
$30K
$46K
$64K
MEDIAN: $45,670
10%
50%
90%

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$14.29 - $28.09
(Median)
$14
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,211 - $64,111  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,447  
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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$30,561 - $62,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.29 - $28.09  
   
Overtime
$20.87 - $42.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,447  
   
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).
)
$30,561 - $62,355  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Job Description for Surveillance Technician

  • Report on vulnerabilities, problems and violations of regulations.
  • Set up, monitor, maintain and upgrade surveillance equipment and software.
  • Observe facilities by video and in person to identify and mitigate risks.
  • Research and suggest equipment, procedures and cost-saving mechanisms.

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Pay by Experience Level for Surveillance Technician

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

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Experience Affects Surveillance Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 16%
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