$32,945
Avg. Salary
$13.02
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Loss Prevention Officer is $13.02 per hour.

The average pay for a Loss Prevention Officer is $32,945 per year.

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MEDIAN $32,945
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$0$59K
Salary $26,426 - $59,598
Bonus $0.00 - $7,751
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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$21,062 - $38,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $10.00 - $17.10
Overtime $12.25 - $27.00
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $0.00 - $7,751
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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$21,062 - $38,239
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 292

Job Description for Loss Prevention Officer

Loss prevention officers help ensure that their company does not lose merchandise or goods through theft or other means. Basic day-to-day tasks include regular patrols in the field, completion of activity and incident reports, and the maintenance of security equipment. Depending on the size of the company, interaction with a team of other officers may occur; all positions require communication with managers and customers on a regular basis. Some companies require safety training prior to taking the position, both for handling accidents and for protecting company assets. Attention to detail and the ability to carefully follow company policies and requirements at all times are crucial to success in these positions.

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Loss Prevention Officer Tasks
  • Patrol grounds, conduct surveillance and analyze surveillance monitors to detect suspected shoplifters.
  • Respond to emergencies such as fire, accident, and safety concerns, and contact emergency personnel.
  • Conduct investigations into incidents and complaints.
  • Direct managers on ways to mitigate inventory shrink.

Loss Prevention Officer Pay By Employer

$0$35K

JCPenney
9 profiles
$25,488

$25,730

$27,077

Macy's, Inc.
4 profiles
$27,560

Loss Prevention Officer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Loss Prevention Officer

Pay by Experience for a Loss Prevention Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level Loss Prevention Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 129 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Loss Prevention Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Loss Prevention Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 31 salaries. A Loss Prevention Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 10 salaries.

Loss Prevention Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Loss Prevention Officer?

Loss Prevention Officer in Hilton Head Island:
"Beautiful Location."
Pros: I like the beauty of the location and the great work environment.
Cons: I do not like the long commute back and forth nor the traffic.

Loss Prevention Officer in Portland:
"My job."
Pros: The hours and some of my co workers.
Cons: My boss encourages disfunction at all levels of employment.

Key Stats for Loss Prevention Officer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Loss Prevention Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$28,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 36%