Average Security Officer Hourly Pay at G4S Security Services

$12.19
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$238
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The average hourly pay for a Security Officer at G4S Security Services is $12.19.
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$10.13
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$12.19
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$15.61
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
Bonus
$197 - $458
Total Pay
$21,209 - $35,290

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Job Description for Security Officer

Security Officer Tasks
  • Guard and monitor premises to prevent theft, property destruction, violence or rules and safety violations.
  • Perform fire prevention, safety and maintenance tasks and parking/traffic enforcement.
  • Greet incoming guests and tenants, providing information regarding the site and surrounding area as requested by visitors.
  • Respond to alarms and emergency situations.
  • Make periodic tours to check for irregularities and to inspect protection devices and fire control equipment.
The top respondents for the job title Security Officer are from the companies Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., Allied Universal Corporation and US Security Associates, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at AlliedBarton where the average pay is $12.14. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Allied Barton Security Services Inc. and Allied Universal Corporation, earning around $12.05 and $11.90, respectively. US Security Associates, Inc. pays the lowest at around $10.40. U.S. Security & Associates and Universal Protections Services also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $10.47 and $10.86, respectively.

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

An entry-level Security Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.83 based on 14 salaries. An early career Security Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.05 based on 120 salaries. A mid-career Security Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.07 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Security Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.46 based on 45 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $11.
Employees with Security Officer in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 20.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (8.7% more) and Dallas, Texas (5.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 258 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.4%
Early Career
46.5%
Mid Career
25.2%
Experienced
17.4%
Late Career
5.4%