Security Guard salary in Greenville Metro Area, SC

Average salary
$24,500/yr
Based on 80 income tax records
Total salary range: is $21,000 - $31,500
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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 $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 80 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $17,500 to $46,000 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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Elizabethton, TN
10 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$25K – $61K
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Hinesville, GA
10 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $45K
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Rock Hill, SC
12 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $34K
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Summerville, SC
16 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $39K
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Knoxville, TN
41 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$21K – $37K
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Lawrenceville, GA
16 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $32K
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Lithonia, GA
15 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Concord, NC
16 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $27K
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Spartanburg, SC
14 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$23K – $27K
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Mcdonough, GA
17 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$22K – $32K
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Lexington, SC
10 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $27K
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Stone Mountain, GA
24 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $26K
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Florence, SC
14 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$18K – $27K
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Jonesboro, GA
13 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $25K
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Augusta, GA
26 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $24K
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Greenville, SC
20 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $27K
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Douglasville, GA
12 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $27K
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Cleveland, TN
11 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Gastonia, NC
11 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $22K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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American Security Of Greenville, Greenville County, SC
16 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $31K

Security Guard demographics in Greenville Metro Area, SC

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82% are single
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18% are married
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25% have kids
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17% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Greenville Metro Area, SC

$0
$6,750
$13,500
$20,250
$27,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Greenville Metro Area, SC

80 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Greenville Metro Area, SC is $24,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Greenville Metro Area, SC can vary between $17,500 to $46,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 80 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Greenville Metro Area, SC: Elizabethton, TN ($52,000 a year), Hinesville, GA ($35,000 a year), and Rock Hill, SC ($29,500 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.