Average Experienced Security Guard Hourly Pay in South Africa

R19.04
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
R3,449
Bonus
R10,000
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Security Guard in South Africa is R19.04.
10%
ZAR 12.28
MEDIAN
ZAR 19.04
90%
ZAR 21.77
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Hourly Rate
R12 - R22
Bonus
R993 - R10,067
Profit Sharing
R0 - R10,000
Total Pay
R26,004 - R66,478

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Job Description for Security Guard

Security Guard 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 Guard

An entry-level Security Guard with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R16.49 based on 41 salaries. An early career Security Guard with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R16.92 based on 542 salaries. A mid-career Security Guard with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R17.59 based on 216 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R19.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 816 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.0%
Early Career
66.4%
Mid Career
26.5%
Late Career
2.1%