The average pay for a Security Guard is R43,037 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

R31,391 - R88,875
(Median)
R31K
R43K
R89K
MEDIAN: R43,037
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50%
90%

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R11.87 - R18.91
(Median)
R12
R15
R19
MEDIAN: R15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R30KR60KR90K
Salary
R31,391 - R88,875  
   
Bonus
R40.27 - R19,866  
Profit Sharing
R650  
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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R28,611 - R79,193  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 263
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R60R120R180
Hourly Rate
R11.87 - R18.91  
   
Overtime
R5.09 - R152.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R120KR240KR360K
Bonus
R40.27 - R19,866  
   
Profit Sharing
R650  
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).
)
R28,611 - R79,193  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R41,016

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Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
R41,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 77%
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