Average Security Guard Hourly Pay in South Africa

R20.29
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (ZAR)
10%
ZAR 12.35
MEDIAN
ZAR 20.29
90%
ZAR 23.64

The average hourly pay for a Security Guard is R20.29

Hourly Rate
R12 - R24
Bonus
R119 - R10k
Profit Sharing
R5 - R7k
Total Pay
R24k - R58k
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What is the highest pay for Security Guards?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Security Guard is ZAR 23.64 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Security Guards?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Security Guard is ZAR 12.35 / hour

How can Security Guards increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Security Guard is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Security Guard that oversees more junior Security Guards, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.