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Security Guard salary in Iowa

Average salary
$27,500/yr
Based on 179 income tax records
$16,500
$43,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$16,500
$43,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Security Guard in Iowa is $27,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 179 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Security Guard salaries in Iowa can vary between $16,500 to $43,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Security Guard salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Des Moines, IA
16 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$25K – $35K
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Cedar Rapids, IA
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$26K – $31K
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Council Bluffs, IA
20 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$21K – $32K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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G4S, Iowa
16 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$31K – $34K
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Universal Protection Service, Iowa
16 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$25K – $30K
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Per Mar Security Research Corp, Iowa
14 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $29K
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Securitas, Iowa
30 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $27K

Security Guard demographics in Iowa

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76% are single
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24% are married
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28% have kids
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41% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age

$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 Iowa

179 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Iowa is $27,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Iowa can vary between $16,500 to $43,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 179 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Iowa: G4S ($32,500 a year), Universal Protection Service ($29,000 a year), and Per Mar Security Research Corp ($26,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Iowa: Des Moines, IA ($29,500 a year), Cedar Rapids, IA ($28,500 a year), and Council Bluffs, IA ($28,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.