Security Guard salary in Alabama

Average salary
$23,500/yr
Based on 481 income tax records
$16,000
$48,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,000
$48,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $23,500 per year. This is based on data from 481 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $16,000 to $48,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Security Guard salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Birmingham, AL
45 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Huntsville, AL
36 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Mobile, AL
23 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Montgomery, AL
23 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$18K – $26K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of Defense, Alabama
12 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$44K – $53K
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G4S, Alabama
12 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$23K – $32K
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Securitas, Alabama
20 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Inner Parish Security Corporatio, Alabama
10 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Security Engineers, Alabama
25 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Weiser Security Services, Alabama
12 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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Universal Protection Service, Alabama
55 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$18K – $25K
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Dynamic Security, Alabama
19 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$18K – $24K
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Dsi Security Services, Alabama
19 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$17K – $23K

Security Guard demographics in Alabama

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78% are single
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22% are married
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28% have kids
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31% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Alabama

$0
$6,375
$12,750
$19,125
$25,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Alabama

481 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Alabama is $23,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Alabama can vary between $16,000 to $48,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 481 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Alabama: US Department of Defense ($48,000 a year), G4S ($27,500 a year), and Securitas ($26,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Alabama: Birmingham, AL ($23,500 a year), Huntsville, AL ($23,500 a year), and Mobile, AL ($22,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.