Security Guard salary in Santa Clara County, CA

Average salary
$39,500/yr
Based on 403 income tax records
$18,000
$65,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$18,000
$65,500
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 $39,500 per year. This is based on data from 403 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $18,000 to $65,500 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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Universal Protection Service, Santa Clara County, CA
102 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$32K – $50K
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Securitas, Santa Clara County, CA
107 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$31K – $49K
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Security Industry Specialists, Santa Clara County, CA
24 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$27K – $39K

Security Guard demographics in Santa Clara County, CA

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92% are single
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8% are married
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14% have kids
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15% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Santa Clara County, CA

$0
$10,750
$21,500
$32,250
$43,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Santa Clara County, CA

403 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a security guard in Santa Clara County, CA is $39,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Santa Clara County, CA can vary between $18,000 to $65,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 403 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Santa Clara County, 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 in Santa Clara County, CA: South San Francisco, CA ($48,000 a year), San Mateo, CA ($48,000 a year), and Alameda, CA ($44,000 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.