Average Security Manager Salary in South Africa

R282,035
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
R24,398
Bonus
R30,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Security Manager in South Africa is R282,035.
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ZAR 22k
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ZAR 282k
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ZAR 771k
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R22k - R771k
Bonus
R5k - R393k
Profit Sharing
R11k - R75k
Total Pay
R37k - R809k
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What Do Security Managers Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Security Managers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Security Managers?

An early career Security Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R201,980 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Security Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R273,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Security Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R344,280 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R283,944.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 126 survey responses.
Early Career
19.8%
Mid Career
23.8%
Experienced
30.2%
Late Career
26.2%