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Security Guard salary in San Jose, CA

Average total salary*
$35,000/yr
Average per year
$35,000
Average per year
$35,000
$18,000
Total salary range**
$61,500
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Based on 150 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Security Guards make in San Jose, CA?
The average total salary for a Security Guard in San Jose, CA is $35,000 per year. This is based on data from 150 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
$35,000
Average per year
$35,000
$18,000
Total salary range**
$61,500
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Based on 150 income tax records from TurboTax

Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Universal Protection Service, Santa Clara County, CA
46 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$28K – $44K
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Securitas, Santa Clara County, CA
34 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $39K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Fremont, CA
16 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$29K – $45K
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Vacaville, CA
10 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$34K – $47K
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Hayward, CA
32 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $43K
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San Pablo, CA
18 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$24K – $43K
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Antioch, CA
27 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$31K – $44K
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San Jose, CA
150 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $42K
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Sunnyvale, CA
11 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$27K – $46K
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Santa Clara, CA
18 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$28K – $40K
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Pittsburg, CA
28 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$26K – $38K
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Vallejo, CA
39 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$25K – $39K

Security Guard demographics

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92% are single
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8% are married
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17% have kids
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5% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age

$0
$9,375
$18,750
$28,125
$37,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards

150 full-time salaries from 2019

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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.