Security Guard salary in Nashville Metro Area, TN

Average salary
$27,500/yr
Based on 288 income tax records
$17,000
$52,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,000
$52,000
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 $27,500 per year. This is based on data from 288 TurboTax users who reported their job as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $17,000 to $52,000 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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Richmond, KY
19 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$27K – $51K
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Smyrna, TN
13 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$23K – $34K
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Antioch, TN
28 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$24K – $40K
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La Vergne, TN
10 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Owensboro, KY
10 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$25K – $31K
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Knoxville, TN
41 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$21K – $37K
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Madison, TN
16 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$23K – $39K
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Clarksville, TN
53 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $33K
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Bowling Green, KY
11 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $31K
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Nashville, TN
72 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Murfreesboro, TN
32 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Evansville, IN
20 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$25K – $28K
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Chattanooga, TN
27 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$20K – $34K
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Louisville, KY
126 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Lexington, KY
35 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Memphis, TN
179 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Huntsville, AL
36 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Birmingham, AL
45 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Cleveland, TN
11 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$20K – $27K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Metropolitan Security, Davidson County, TN
14 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Universal Protection Service, Davidson County, TN
17 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $26K

Security Guard demographics in Nashville Metro Area, TN

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75% are single
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25% are married
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29% have kids
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18% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Nashville Metro Area, TN

$0
$8,125
$16,250
$24,375
$32,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Nashville Metro Area, TN

288 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Nashville Metro Area, TN is $27,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Nashville Metro Area, TN can vary between $17,000 to $52,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 288 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Nashville Metro Area, TN: Richmond, KY ($37,500 a year), Smyrna, TN ($31,500 a year), and Antioch, TN ($30,000 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.