€26,709
Avg. Salary
€10.82
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Security Officer is €10.82 per hour.

The average pay for a Security Officer is €26,709 per year.

€9.86
10%
€10.82
50%
€11.94
90%
MEDIAN €10.82
€20k
10%
€27k
50%
€38k
90%
MEDIAN €26,709
€19,659 - €38,000
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€27K
€38K
MEDIAN: €26,709
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90%
€9.86 - €11.94
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MEDIAN: €10.82
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€0€38K
Salary €19,659 - €38,000
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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€20,449 - €26,837
  • Country: Ireland
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data €0€16
Hourly Rate €9.86 - €11.94
Overtime €3.82 - €16.84
Annual Data €0€26K
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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€20,449 - €26,837
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: EUR
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 286

Job Description for Security Officer

Security officers are responsible for maintaining the overall security of a property. Security officers use many different tactics to prevent theft, vandalism, and damage to properties. They may patrol the property in a vehicle and may maintain records of who enters or leaves the property, either at a front desk or a front gate. They may keep track of signing visitors in and out and monitor incoming deliveries. Security officers generally assist with providing guests with information and directions. Employees protect the property and its inhabitants from fire risks and other safety violations. They respond to emergency situations by communicating with emergency personnel and potentially handling physical threats by restraining offenders. They may also maintain parking regulations and ensure parking lot security. It is important for a security officer to be aware and alert at all times, constantly being aware of risks and concerns.

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Security Officer 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.

Security Officer Pay By Employer

$0$34K

$23,104

$24,798

$24,388

$24,611

$21,320

AlliedBarton
87 profiles
$24,624

$22,571

$21,356

$22,876

$18,717

Security Officer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

Pay by Experience for a Security Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Security Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €22,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €22,000 based on 114 salaries. An experienced Security Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €23,000 based on 90 salaries. A Security Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of €23,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-2%

-2%

-3%

National Average: €22,620

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Security Officer Reviews

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

Security Officer in Dublin:
Pros: Easy access with major roads. Regular hours.
Cons: Traffic can affect your travel time. Weather conditions can also play a big part.

Security Officer in Galway:
"I was a security expert."
Read your instructions, .Know your duties and carry then out without fear or favour.

Security Officer in Newbridge:
"Security Officer Review."
Pros: What I like most about my job is you never know what kind of a day you will have or what could happen this makes it interesting.
Cons: The bad is the wages are very low and sometimes they send in other security officers that have very poor English and don't have much interest in the job and do not try. And sometimes it can be ver stressful.

Key Stats for Security Officer

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Security Officer Salaries

▲1%

▲1%

National Average
€23,000

▼1%

▼4%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 95%