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Security Guard Salary

How much does a Security Guard make in the United States?
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$35,695 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$17 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$446 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average security guard salary in United States is $35,695 or an equivalent hourly rate of $17. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $446. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$27,053 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$42,813 (USD)

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