A Security Guard earns an average wage of NZ$15.41 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

NZ$14.39 - NZ$17.92
NZ$14
NZ$16
NZ$18
MEDIAN: NZ$15.58
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data NZ$0NZ$25
Hourly Rate NZ$14.39 - NZ$17.92
Overtime NZ$25.50
Annual Data NZ$0NZ$37K
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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NZ$29,925 - NZ$37,273
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: NZD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41

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

Security Guard in Palmerston North:
"Greatest Job."
Pros: Excitement, different tasks, meeting different people, opportunities to travel.
Cons: The hours, lack of sleep, dealing with aggression.

Key Stats for Security Guard

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%

Experience Affects Security Guard Salaries

Experienced
▲5%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
NZ$32,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%