Average Security Manager Salary in South Africa

R239,281
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R19,287
Bonus
R10,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Security Manager in South Africa is R239,281.
10%
R82k
MEDIAN
R239k
90%
R616k
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Salary
R82k - R616k
Bonus
R4k - R62k
Profit Sharing
R50 - R52k
Total Pay
R49k - R649k

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Job Description for Security Manager

Security Manager Tasks
  • Create and implement security standards, policies, and procedures.
  • Supervise security staff.
  • Plan and coordinate security activities to safeguard company assets, employees, guests or others.

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Popular Skills for Security Manager

Skills in Security Risk Management, Security Policies and Procedures and Security Testing and Auditing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Security Investigation and Operations Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Security Manager

An entry-level Security Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R174,456 based on 5 salaries. An early career Security Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R182,461 based on 88 salaries. A mid-career Security Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R239,442 based on 94 salaries. An experienced Security Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R276,568 based on 146 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R287,043.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 449 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.1%
Early Career
19.6%
Mid Career
20.9%
Experienced
32.5%
Late Career
25.8%