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$25,568

Average Base Salary

$12/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$274

Average Bonus
The average armed security guard salary in Alabama, United States is $25,568 or an hourly rate of $12. This is 11% lower (-$3,144) than the average armed security guard salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $274.
Salary by Experience

$21,829

Entry Level Salary

$34,767

Senior Level Salary
An entry level armed security guard (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $21,829. On the other end, a senior level armed security guard (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,767.

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Job Description
Guard, patrol, or monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules. May operate x-ray and metal detector equipment. Excludes “Transportation Security Screeners” (33-9093).
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