Security Guard salary in New York Metro Area, NY

Average salary
$32,500/yr
Based on 3,033 income tax records
$17,000
$62,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,000
$62,500
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 $32,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,033 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $17,000 to $62,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Security Guard salary by location

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Winfield Security, Bronx County, NY
12 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$33K – $54K
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Universal Protection Service, Suffolk County, NY
677 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $39K
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Securitas, Queens County, NY
89 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$27K – $37K
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Mulligan Security Corp, Bronx County, NY
10 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$26K – $38K
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Newark Public Schools, Essex County, NJ
19 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $38K
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Madison Security Group, Bronx County, NY
15 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$24K – $31K

Security Guard demographics in New York Metro Area, NY

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91% are single
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9% are married
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26% have kids
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6% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in New York Metro Area, NY

$0
$8,875
$17,750
$26,625
$35,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in New York Metro Area, NY

3,033 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in New York Metro Area, NY is $32,500 per year. Security guard salaries in New York Metro Area, NY can vary between $17,000 to $62,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,033 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards near New York Metro Area, NY: Winfield Security ($42,500 a year), Universal Protection Service ($34,000 a year), and Securitas ($32,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near New York Metro Area, NY: Revere, MA ($51,000 a year), New Britain, CT ($40,500 a year), and Albany, NY ($40,000 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.