Security Guard salary in Fairfax County, VA

Average salary
$33,500/yr
Based on 76 income tax records
Total salary range: is $27,000 - $46,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $33,500 per year. This is based on data from 76 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $18,000 to $69,000 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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Owings Mills, MD
12 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$31K – $51K
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Fort Washington, MD
14 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$34K – $51K
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Stafford, VA
11 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$33K – $53K
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Woodbridge, VA
35 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$27K – $57K
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Manassas, VA
18 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$35K – $48K
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District Heights, MD
30 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$30K – $48K
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Herndon, VA
10 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$28K – $53K
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Clinton, MD
15 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$32K – $44K
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Martinsburg, WV
12 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$28K – $52K
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Sterling, VA
10 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $42K
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Oxon Hill, MD
12 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $43K
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Upper Marlboro, MD
29 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$26K – $43K
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Silver Spring, MD
27 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$25K – $44K
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Alexandria, VA
36 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$30K – $53K
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Lanham, MD
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$28K – $46K
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Waldorf, MD
26 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $48K
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Fredericksburg, VA
27 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $46K
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Glen Burnie, MD
16 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$22K – $37K
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Capitol Heights, MD
11 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $41K
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Windsor Mill, MD
12 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$24K – $40K
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Gwynn Oak, MD
17 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$27K – $56K
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Newark, DE
20 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$25K – $42K
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Laurel, MD
18 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$29K – $44K
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Washington, DC
211 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $40K
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Parkville, MD
20 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Temple Hills, MD
20 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $40K
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Bowie, MD
12 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $34K
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Hyattsville, MD
23 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$24K – $34K
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Lancaster, PA
15 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$24K – $33K
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Suitland, MD
18 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $41K
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Virginia Beach, VA
48 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $32K
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Brooklyn, MD
16 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$21K – $30K
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Chesapeake, VA
22 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Harrisburg, PA
31 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Petersburg, VA
18 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Wilmington, DE
52 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $32K
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Philadelphia, PA
540 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $32K
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Baltimore, MD
251 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $33K
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Hagerstown, MD
17 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $31K
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Portsmouth, VA
19 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$21K – $31K
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Essex, MD
13 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Dover, DE
13 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $29K
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Hampton, VA
16 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$19K – $29K
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Newport News, VA
32 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $28K
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Richmond, VA
60 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Chambersburg, PA
10 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $41K
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Dundalk, MD
14 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $29K
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Norfolk, VA
57 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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Reading, PA
20 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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York, PA
25 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$21K – $27K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Securitas, Fairfax County, VA
10 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $37K

Security Guard demographics in Fairfax County, VA

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81% are single
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19% are married
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19% have kids
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21% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Fairfax County, VA

$0
$13,875
$27,750
$41,625
$55,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Fairfax County, VA

76 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Fairfax County, VA is $33,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Fairfax County, VA can vary between $18,000 to $69,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 76 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Fairfax County, VA: Owings Mills, MD ($43,500 a year), Fort Washington, MD ($42,000 a year), and Stafford, VA ($42,000 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.