Security Guard salary in Santa Clara, CA

Average salary
Based on 33 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $37,000 per year. This is based on data from 33 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $19,500 to $57,500 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

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Salary range**
Universal Protection Service, Santa Clara County, CA
103 income tax records
$18K – $63K
Securitas, Santa Clara County, CA
107 income tax records
$20K – $60K
Security Industry Specialists, Santa Clara County, CA
24 income tax records
$16K – $45K

Security Guard demographics in Santa Clara, CA

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97% are single
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3% are married
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9% have kids
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9% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Santa Clara, CA

33 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Santa Clara, CA is $37,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Santa Clara, CA can vary between $19,500 to $57,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 33 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards near Santa Clara, CA: Universal Protection Service ($41,500 a year), Securitas ($41,000 a year), and Security Industry Specialists ($35,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Santa Clara, CA: Alameda, CA ($48,500 a year), San Mateo, CA ($48,000 a year), and South San Francisco, CA ($48,000 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.