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Average Security Officer Armed Hourly Pay

$15.09
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,536
Bonus
$2,150
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The average hourly pay for a Security Officer Armed is $15.09.
10%
$10.97
MEDIAN
$15.09
90%
$25.77
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$11 - $26
Bonus
$129 - $5,817
Profit Sharing
$754 - $19,784
Total Pay
$23,296 - $61,008
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What Do Security Officer Armeds Do?

Security Officer Armed Tasks
  • Protect facilities or private individuals from harm.
  • May plan routes, pre-search buildings, and perform package inspections for individuals.
  • Prepare reports, logs, and call for assistance in the event of suspicious activity.

Job Satisfaction for Security Officer Armed

3.8 out of 5
(218)
Highly Satisfied
21Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Security Officer Armed are from the companies Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., G4S Security Services and Allied Universal Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Paragon where the average pay is $24.53. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include U.S. Air Force (USAF) and Paragon Systems, Inc., earning around $24.50 and $20.96, respectively. Allied Barton Security Services Inc. pays the lowest at around $14.07. Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. and Allied Universal Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.25 and $14.54, respectively.

Career Paths

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Security Officer Armeds?

An entry-level Security Officer Armed with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.62 based on 42 salaries. An early career Security Officer Armed with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.34 based on 400 salaries. A mid-career Security Officer Armed with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.10 based on 272 salaries. An experienced Security Officer Armed with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.09 based on 260 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Employees with Security Officer Armed in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 65.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (6.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (18.6% less), Jacksonville, Florida (16.5% less) and Orlando, Florida (16.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,170 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.6%
Early Career
34.2%
Mid Career
23.2%
Experienced
22.2%
Late Career
16.8%