A Security Officer/Guard earns an average wage of £7.54 per hour.

£6.74 - £9.79
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£7
£9
MEDIAN: £7.80
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Hourly Data £0£9
Hourly Rate £6.74 - £9.79
Annual Data £0£21K
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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£14,122 - £22,000
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer/Guard

Pay by Experience for a Security Officer/Guard has a negative trend. An entry-level Security Officer/Guard with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Security Officer/Guard with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Security Officer/Guard which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤16,000 based on 7 salaries. A Security Officer/Guard with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤14,000 based on 5 salaries.

Security Officer/Guard Advice

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

Security Officer/Guard in Edinburgh:
If you can find another job take it .

Security Officer/Guard in Birmingham:
"boss make job worse"
Pros: The people that I work with make it a joy to get up at 5AM every morning 6 days a week
Cons: no contract, late pay slips.

Key Stats for Security Officer/Guard

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Security Officer/Guard Salaries

National Average
₤17,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼3%

Experienced
▼3%

Late-Career
▼13%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

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