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How much does a Security Officer make?

Updated Jan. 21, 2022
US$32,049 /yr
Average Base Pay

15,305 salaries

US$22K

Low

US$32K

Average

US$47K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Security Officer make? The national average salary for a Security Officer is $32,049 in United States. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 15,305 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Security Officer$38,432 /yr
L3
Senior Security Officer$89,643 /yr
L4
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Paladin Security Group
3.9

Paladin Security Group

Security Officer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $24
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$12

$24

$12 - $24 Range

Paladin Security Group
3.9

Paladin Security Group

Security Officer - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $19

$12

$19

$12 - $19 Range

GardaWorld
3.4

GardaWorld

Security Officer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $25

$12

$25

$12 - $25 Range

Securitas
3.1

Securitas

Security Officer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $32

$13

$32

$13 - $32 Range

Paragon Security
3.6

Paragon Security

Security Officer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $22

$14

$22

$14 - $22 Range

Securiguard Services
3.3

Securiguard Services

Security Officer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $13 - $27

$13

$27

$13 - $27 Range

GardaWorld
3.4

GardaWorld

Security Officer - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $22

$13

$22

$13 - $22 Range

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G4S Secure Solutions
3.3

G4S Secure Solutions

Security Officer - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $15 - $21

$15

$21

$15 - $21 Range

Commissionaires
3.6

Commissionaires

Security Officer - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $13 - $26

$13

$26

$13 - $26 Range

G4S
3.3

G4S

Security Officer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $24

$14

$24

$14 - $24 Range

Allied Universal
3

Allied Universal

Security Officer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $38

$13

$38

$13 - $38 Range

Securitas
3.1

Securitas

Security Officer - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $20

$13

$20

$13 - $20 Range

Gateway Casinos
3.3

Gateway Casinos

Security Officer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $22

$18

$22

$18 - $22 Range

G4S
3.3

G4S

Security Officer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $24

$14

$24

$14 - $24 Range

PURE Canadian Gaming
4.3

PURE Canadian Gaming

Security Officer - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $23

$15

$23

$15 - $23 Range

OLG
3.3

OLG

Security Officer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $25

$17

$25

$17 - $25 Range

PURE Canadian Gaming
4.3

PURE Canadian Gaming

Security Officer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $19

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

Fusion Security
3.8

Fusion Security

Security Officer - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $25

$14

$25

$14 - $25 Range

Paragon Security
3.6

Paragon Security

Security Officer - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $20

$14

$20

$14 - $20 Range

Paladin Security Group
3.9

Paladin Security Group

Security Officer - Hourly Contractor

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Security Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Security Officer is $38,432 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Security Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 628 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Security Officer in Canada is $55,888 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Officer in Canada is $26,428 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent security officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$15
hourly
A Security Guard in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Security Officer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $25 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Security Officer in the Edmonton Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
$17
hourly
A Security Guard in the London Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Security Guard in the Toronto Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A Security Guard in the Toronto Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Rink Guard in the Toronto Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Seasonal
 
10000+ employees
Government
$3,500
monthly
A Security Officer in the Toronto Area area reported making $3,500 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Government