Security Officer salary in United States
How much does a Security Officer make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a security officer is $15.36 per hour in the United States. 96.4k salaries reported, updated at August 4, 2022.
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Most common benefits for Security Officers
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Free fitness classes
- Free parking
- Gym membership
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid sick time
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Parental leave
- Pet insurance
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Wellness program
Salary satisfactionBased on 42,509 ratings
31% of Security Officers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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