Security Guard salary in Baton Rouge, LA

Average salary
$27,500/yr
Based on 50 income tax records
$22,500
$34,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$22,500
$34,500
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 $27,500 per year. This is based on data from 50 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $18,500 to $47,000 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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Gretna, LA
10 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $35K
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La Place, LA
12 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $32K
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Lafayette, LA
15 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$21K – $34K
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Orange, TX
14 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Baton Rouge, LA
50 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $34K
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Lake Charles, LA
33 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $33K
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Metairie, LA
18 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $31K
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New Orleans, LA
80 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $28K
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Hattiesburg, MS
11 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $31K
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Gulfport, MS
13 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $29K
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Mobile, AL
23 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Biloxi, MS
10 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$18K – $26K
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Houma, LA
11 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $26K
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Jackson, MS
25 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$18K – $25K
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Marrero, LA
13 income tax records
$19,500/yr
$18K – $24K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**

Security Guard demographics in Baton Rouge, LA

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94% are single
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6% are married
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40% have kids
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6% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Baton Rouge, LA

$0
$7,375
$14,750
$22,125
$29,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Baton Rouge, LA

50 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Baton Rouge, LA is $27,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Baton Rouge, LA can vary between $18,500 to $47,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 50 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Baton Rouge, LA: Gretna, LA ($30,500 a year), La Place, LA ($29,500 a year), and Lafayette, LA ($29,000 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.