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Armed Security Guard
Median Salary: $53,500
"Armed security guards provide armed security for their employers, which may range from local stores to government buildings to events that will be highly populated."
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Median Salary: $31,243
"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)."
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