Security Guard salary in Houston, TX

Average salary
$25,500/yr
Based on 508 income tax records
$16,500
$45,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$16,500
$45,500
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 $25,500 per year. This is based on data from 508 TurboTax users who reported their job as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $16,500 to $45,500 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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Manor, TX
11 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $45K
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Kyle, TX
11 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$30K – $37K
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Conroe, TX
13 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$27K – $36K
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Port Arthur, TX
19 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$22K – $36K
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Round Rock, TX
24 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$25K – $36K
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Beaumont, TX
26 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$20K – $33K
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Cypress, TX
15 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$25K – $32K
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Victoria, TX
13 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$21K – $34K
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Pflugerville, TX
15 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$23K – $41K
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Orange, TX
14 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Austin, TX
157 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$22K – $35K
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Katy, TX
25 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$20K – $35K
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Spring, TX
21 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$27K – $34K
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Baytown, TX
36 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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Cedar Park, TX
10 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$25K – $31K
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Pasadena, TX
23 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $32K
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Lake Charles, LA
33 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $33K
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Pearland, TX
10 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $28K
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San Marcos, TX
16 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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San Antonio, TX
324 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $31K
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Houston, TX
508 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $30K
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Humble, TX
17 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $28K
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Missouri City, TX
13 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $26K
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Galveston, TX
12 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$18K – $24K
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Tyler, TX
11 income tax records
$20,000/yr
$17K – $25K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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G4S, Harris County, TX
31 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$26K – $32K
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Universal Protection Service, Harris County, TX
132 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Securitas, Harris County, TX
54 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$23K – $30K
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Weiser Security Services, Harris County, TX
22 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $27K
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United Protective Services, Harris County, TX
14 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $27K

Security Guard demographics in Houston, TX

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91% are single
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9% are married
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30% have kids
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11% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Houston, TX

$0
$6,875
$13,750
$20,625
$27,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Houston, TX

508 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Houston, TX is $25,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Houston, TX can vary between $16,500 to $45,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 508 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards near Houston, TX: G4S ($28,500 a year), Universal Protection Service ($26,500 a year), and Securitas ($25,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Houston, TX: Manor, TX ($41,500 a year), Kyle, TX ($33,000 a year), and Conroe, TX ($31,000 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.