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Security Guard Salary (South Africa)

The average pay for a Security Guard is R39,284 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Security Guard Salary (?
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R27,789 - R80,373
(Median)
28K
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80K
MEDIAN: R39,283
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Security Guard Salary (?
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R10.85 - R67.40
(Median)
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MEDIAN: R14.00
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National Salary Data

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R0R32KR64KR96K
Salary
R27,789 - R80,373  
   
Bonus
R0.99 - R4,027  
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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R24,488 - R94,687  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 75
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R50R100R150
Hourly Rate
R10.85 - R67.40  
   
Overtime
R1.01 - R147.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R100KR200KR300K
Bonus
R0.99 - R4,027  
   
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).
)
R24,488 - R94,687  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Pay Difference By Location

Pretoria
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Durban
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Johannesburg
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National Average
R35,000
Cape Town
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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
R35,000
Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 3 out of 5 based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
21%
female alumni
 
Male
79%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

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