Security Guard Salaries in New Jersey

Salary estimated from 1,001 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 20, 2018
Average in New Jersey
$11.41 per hour
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$19.55
Salary Distribution

How much does a Security Guard make in New Jersey?

The average salary for a Security Guard is $11.41 per hour in New Jersey, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 1,001 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Security Guard employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Security Guard is less than 1 year.
Security Guard salaries by company in New Jersey
CompanyAverage salary
$14.05 per hour
$13.94 per hour
$12.60 per hour
$12.30 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$14.78 per hour
$14.52 per hour
$14.00 per hour
$12.35 per hour
$12.45 per hour
Security Guard salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$11.18 per hour
$12.15 per hour
$10.97 per hour
$11.25 per hour
$11.49 per hour

Security Guard job openings

Front Desk Personnel
Total Watch Security
Elizabeth, NJ
Front Desk Agent
The A Team
Newark, NJ
Bank Security Officer- Hiring Immediately
Brosnan Risk Consultants
Newark, NJ
Security Guard Officer
The A Team
Newark, NJ
Security Guard Officer
Total Watch Security
Elizabeth, NJ
Security Officer (Part Time, Full Time, Part Time to Full Time)
Summit Security Services, Inc.
Jersey City, NJ
Security Guard jobs in New Jersey