Security Officer Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 232,222 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. Last updated: January 19, 2018
Average salary
$11.56 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$21.70
Salary Distribution

How much does a Security Officer make in the United States?

The average salary for a Security Officer is $11.56 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 232,222 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Security Officer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 24 months. The typical tenure for a Security Officer is less than 1 year.
Security Officer salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$18.59 per hour
$15.14 per hour
$13.12 per hour
$12.65 per hour
$12.63 per hour
$22.39 per hour
$16.35 per hour
$15.31 per hour
$12.89 per hour
$12.38 per hour
Security Officer salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$11.68 per hour
$11.54 per hour
$12.33 per hour
$10.07 per hour
$10.52 per hour

Security Officer job openings

Detention Officer Full-Time/On-Call
Imperial Regional Detention
Calexico, CA
CORRECTIONAL OFFICER (Non-Certified)
Miami-Dade County
Miami, FL
Uniform Protection Officer - Full Time - Honolulu, HI
Inter-Con Security Systems
Honolulu, HI
PUBLIC SERVICE AIDE I
Arlington County, VA
Arlington, VA
Uniform Protection Officer - Full Time - San Diego, CA
Inter-Con Security Systems
San Diego, CA
Uniform Protection Officer - Full Time - Aurora, CO
Inter-Con Security Systems
Aurora, CO
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