Average Security Guard Hourly Pay in United Kingdom

£8.93
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (GBP)
10%
£7.94
MEDIAN
£8.93
90%
£10.87

The average hourly pay for a Security Guard is £8.93

Hourly Rate
£8 - £11
Bonus
£4 - £2k
Total Pay
£17k - £25k
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What is the highest pay for Security Guards?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Security Guard is £10.87 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Security Guards?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Security Guard is £7.94 / hour

How can Security Guards increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Security Guard is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Security Guard that oversees more junior Security Guards, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.