Average Hourly Rate for US Security Associates, Inc. Employees

US Security Associates, Inc. offers employees an average of $10.89 per hour, and overtime earnings push that number up to $16.27. For the most part, employee paychecks at US Security Associates, Inc. fluctuate depending on where you live; your job title and your experience level also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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US Security Associates, Inc. Hourly Rate


Security Officer
87 profiles

Security Guard
27 profiles

Security Supervisor
26 profiles

United States (change)

Security Officer/Guard
11 profiles

Security Manager
8 profiles

Loss Prevention Associate
3 profiles

Administrative Assistant
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $15.00 per hour) can be spotted in Nashville, Tenn.; Seattle, Wash. ($14.50), Kansas City, Mo. (about $13.76), and Houston, Texas (around $13.52) are the next top-paying cities. At $9.50, Philadelphia, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Illinois; pay there average to $11.57 per hour.


Security Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of around $14.41 per hour; Security Supervisors come in second with average earnings amounting to about $12.99, while Loss Prevention Associates and Armed Security Officers rank near the top as well ($12.75 and approximately $10.63, respectively). Security Guards make an average $9.57, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of $11.09 per hour. Overall, the greater share of US Security Associates, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average about $10.99 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Security Guard License Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach $13.76 per hour and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. US Security Associates, Inc. compensates Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc)-holders the most at around $14.75 per hour.


Employees who count People Management among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $14.48 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; close to one-half of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Other skills in demand are Security Policies and Procedures, Training, and Scheduling.

Benefits and Perks

Slightly less than a third of workers contribute to 401(k) savings accounts sponsored by the firm. US Security Associates, Inc. provides health insurance to more than a third of workers, and over a third of workers do receive dental coverage. Employees can also look forward to a casual working environment, life insurance, and paid holiday and sick leave.

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Key Stats for US Security Associates, Inc.


30 %
70 %
Hourly Rate
$9 - $14
Hourly Rate
$9 - $13

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for US Security Associates, Inc.

  1. New York, New York
  2. Kansas City, Missouri
  3. Miami, Florida
  4. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  5. Houston, Texas
  6. Nashville, Tennessee
  7. Seattle, Washington

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