Average Mid-Career Security Supervisor Hourly Pay

Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Security Supervisor is $14.73.
MEDIAN $14.73
Is Security Supervisor your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$11 - $21
Profit Sharing
$194 - $10,271
Total Pay
$24,170 - $53,645

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Security Supervisor

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.
The top respondents for the job title Security Supervisor are from the companies Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc., Allied Universal Corporation and G4S Security Services. Reported salaries are highest at Allied Universal Corporation where the average pay is $16.17. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include G4S Security Services and Allied Barton Security Services Inc., earning around $15.31 and $14.90, respectively. US Security Associates, Inc. pays the lowest at around $12.75. AlliedBarton and Securitas Security Services Usa, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $13.00 and $14.20, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Security Supervisor. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Security Supervisor
Security Manager
Security Officer
Security Guard
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Security Supervisor Job Listings

Popular Skills for Security Supervisor

Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling, People Management, Training, Customer Service and Security Policies and Procedures.

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 $13.15 based on 41 salaries. An early career Security Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.97 based on 970 salaries. An experienced Security Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.54 based on 952 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Employees with Security Supervisor in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 38.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (11.8% more) and New York, New York (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (12.4% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.8% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,455 survey responses.
Entry Level
Early Career
Late Career