The average hourly pay for an Experienced Security Supervisor with Training skills is $15.34.
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$0 - $2,959
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$25,253 - $57,605
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Job Description for Security Supervisor
The security supervisor oversees the security practices of a company by managing the security staff. This includes ensuring that individual personnel comply with company security standards and fulfill their duties, as well as examining the practices of the team as a whole to maximize effectiveness. This position may also include examining the work site or area of protection for potential security weaknesses or problems; after determining these potential risks, the security supervisor reports the…Read more
Security Supervisor Tasks
- Create and implement security standards, policies and procedures.
- Plans in the areas of security, safety, life safety, hazardous materials, emergency preparedness, utilities and equipment.
- Supervise security personnel and manage operational activities.
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Popular Skills for Security Supervisor
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Security Policies and Procedures, Customer Service, People Management, Scheduling and Security Risk Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Security Supervisor
An entry-level Security Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.57 based on 70 salaries. An early career Security Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.96 based on 418 salaries. A mid-career Security Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.42 based on 404 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $16.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Security Supervisor in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 118.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (34.3% more) and New York, New York (25.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (7.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (6.5% less).
Years of Experience
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