Average Security Officer Hourly Pay in Baltimore, Maryland

$12.86
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$150
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The average hourly pay for a Security Officer in Baltimore, Maryland is $12.86.
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$9.91
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$12.86
90%
$17.33
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Hourly Rate
$10 - $17
Bonus
$0 - $150
Total Pay
$20,539 - $42,453

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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer

An early career Security Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.42 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Security Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.38 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Security Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.75 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $14.
Employees with Security Officer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada (7.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (15.2% less), Atlanta, Georgia (14.7% less) and Houston, Texas (8.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 68 survey responses.
Early Career
48.5%
Mid Career
22.1%
Experienced
14.7%
Late Career
14.7%