The average pay for a Security Guard is AED 27,326 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

AED 14,500 - AED 58,116
AED 14K
AED 27K
AED 58K
MEDIAN: AED 27,326
10%
50%
90%
AED 3.04 - AED 514,600,830
AED 3
AED 25
AED 510M
MEDIAN: AED 25.00
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 119K
Salary AED 14,500 - AED 58,116
Bonus AED 20.35 - AED 10,000
Profit Sharing AED 15,025
Commission AED 1,000
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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AED 16,434 - AED 119,599
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 544
Hourly Data AED 0AED 514M
Hourly Rate AED 3.04 - AED 514,600,830
Overtime AED 3.46 - AED 330
Annual Data AED 0AED 119K
Bonus AED 20.35 - AED 10,000
Commission AED 1,000
Profit Sharing AED 15,025
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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AED 16,434 - AED 119,599
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 8 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Security Guard

Security guards provide low-level protection for companies and organizations which usually involves patrolling the premises, either by foot or in a company vehicle (of course, a valid driver’s license is required in order to drive company vehicles). Security guards patrol for suspicious or dangerous activity that might be detrimental to the safety of the facility or any people present. If a person at or in the facility is in violation of particular rules or policies, the guard must correct the situation.

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Security Guard Tasks

  • Guard and monitor premises to prevent theft, property destruction, violence or rules and safety violations.
  • Perform fire prevention, safety and maintenance tasks and parking/traffic enforcement.
  • Greet incoming guests and tenants, providing information regarding the site and surrounding area as requested by visitors.
  • Respond to alarms and emergency situations.
  • Make periodic tours to check for irregularities and to inspect protection devices and fire control equipment.

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Guard

Pay by Experience for a Security Guard has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Guard with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 29,000 based on 462 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Guard with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 30,000 based on 109 salaries. An experienced Security Guard which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 47,000 based on 32 salaries. A Security Guard with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 59,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 29,612

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Security Guard Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Security Guard?

Security Guard in Abu Dhabi:
"Security."
Pros: Its hassle free job in most case depending on the the job location and position in the company or at workpost.
Cons: The job is so disrespectful by the public and in many cases security guards are not treated well by their heads in the company in form of disrespecting .

Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

▲99%

▲58%

▲2%

National Average
AED 30,000

▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
5%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 24%