Private Security Salary

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The average yearly salary for Private Security is $24,650. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Private Security, you could expect a starting pay rate of $20,300 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 $29,000 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 Private Security Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Private Security Salary

$19,720 - $29,580

Starting Yearly Private Security Salary

$16,240 - $24,360

Top Yearly Private Security Salary

$23,200 - $34,800

Monthly Private Security Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Private Security Salary

$1,643 - $2,465

Starting Monthly Private Security Salary

$1,353 - $2,030

Top Monthly Private Security Salary

$1,933 - $2,900

Hourly Private Security Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Private Security Salary

$9 - $13

Starting Hourly Private Security Salary

$7 - $11

Top Hourly Private Security Salary

$10 - $16

Private Security Gender and Age Stats

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

National Salary Data for Private Security

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