Security Guard Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 19,593 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: January 22, 2019
Average salary
$12.08 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$21.80
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Security Guard is $12.08 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 19,593 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 the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$14.34 per hour
$13.72 per hour
$13.30 per hour
$12.88 per hour
$12.74 per hour
$12.68 per hour
$12.84 per hour
$12.65 per hour
$14.17 per hour
$13.40 per hour
Security Guard salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$14.00 per hour
$13.61 per hour
$12.18 per hour
$16.71 per hour
$10.58 per hour

Security Guard job openings

Unarmed Security - Binghamton
Strategic Security Corp
Binghamton, NY
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Sacramento, CA
Security Guard: Great Hours, Greaty Pay
Crocker Security Services
Oakland, CA
Cybersecurity Analyst I
Texas General Land Office
Austin, TX
Security Officer (Full Time and Part Time)
Summit Security Services, Inc.
New York, NY
Unarmed Security - Albany
Strategic Security Corp
Albany, NY
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