Guard Salary

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The average yearly salary for Guard is $19,550. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Guard, you could expect a starting pay rate of $16,100 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $23,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Guard Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Guard Salary

$15,640 - $23,460

Starting Yearly Guard Salary

$12,880 - $19,320

Top Yearly Guard Salary

$18,400 - $27,600

Monthly Guard Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Guard Salary

$1,303 - $1,955

Starting Monthly Guard Salary

$1,073 - $1,610

Top Monthly Guard Salary

$1,533 - $2,300

Hourly Guard Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Guard Salary

$7 - $10

Starting Hourly Guard Salary

$6 - $9

Top Hourly Guard Salary

$8 - $12


Guard Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Guard age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Guard are male in the United States, and 51% of the Guard are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Guard


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