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Security Guard salary in Houston, TX

Average total salary*
$24,500/yr
Average per year
$24,500
Average per year
$24,500
$16,000
Total salary range**
$40,000
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Based on 237 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Security Guards make in Houston, TX?
The average total salary for a Security Guard in Houston, TX is $24,500 per year. This is based on data from 237 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Security Guard in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$24,500
Average per year
$24,500
$16,000
Total salary range**
$40,000
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Based on 237 income tax records from TurboTax
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Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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G4S, Harris County, TX
16 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $32K
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Universal Protection Service, Harris County, TX
62 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $29K
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Securitas, Harris County, TX
28 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $27K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Austin, TX
59 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$24K – $35K
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Katy, TX
13 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $34K
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Spring, TX
11 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$25K – $29K
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San Antonio, TX
162 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $30K
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Houston, TX
237 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $29K
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Lake Charles, LA
19 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $27K
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Humble, TX
12 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Baytown, TX
19 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Pasadena, TX
10 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $28K

Security Guard demographics

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92% are single
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8% are married
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28% have kids
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7% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age

$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

237 full-time salaries from 2019

How much do similar occupations make?

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Armed Security Officer
1,672 income tax records
$35,500/yr
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Security Forces
436 income tax records
$30,000/yr
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Security Officer
16,251 income tax records
$31,000/yr
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Unarmed Security Guard
1,641 income tax records
$25,500/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.