Average Security Guard Hourly Pay

$13.06
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$9.88
MEDIAN
$13.06
90%
$17.68

The average hourly pay for a Security Guard is $13.06

Hourly Rate
$10 - $18
Bonus
$18 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$30 - $12k
Total Pay
$21k - $39k
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Job Satisfaction for Security Guard

3.6 out of 5
(729)
Highly Satisfied
152Reviews
Based on 729 responses, the job of Security Guard has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.55 out of 5. On average, Security Guards are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
72.6%
Female
26.6%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 1,417 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

42%

Dental

34%

Vision

31%

None

57%