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Security Guard salary in South Carolina

Average salary
$24,000/yr
Based on 374 income tax records
$16,000
$45,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$16,000
$45,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Security Guard in South Carolina is $24,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 374 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Security Guard salaries in South Carolina can vary between $16,000 to $45,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Security Guard salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Summerville, SC
10 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$24K – $38K
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Myrtle Beach, SC
19 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$21K – $29K
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Spartanburg, SC
10 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$23K – $27K
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Columbia, SC
37 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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Goose Creek, SC
12 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $26K
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Florence, SC
10 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $25K
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Charleston, SC
13 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Greenville, SC
12 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$21K – $23K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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G4S, South Carolina
21 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$25K – $31K
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American Security Of Greenville, South Carolina
25 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Universal Protection Service, South Carolina
60 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$21K – $27K
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Securitas, South Carolina
28 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$20K – $27K

Security Guard demographics in South Carolina

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78% are single
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22% are married
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30% have kids
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14% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age

$0
$6,375
$12,750
$19,125
$25,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in South Carolina

374 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in South Carolina is $24,000 per year. Security guard salaries in South Carolina can vary between $16,000 to $45,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 374 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in South Carolina: G4S ($28,000 a year), American Security of Greenville ($25,000 a year), and Universal Protection Service ($23,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in South Carolina: Summerville, SC ($26,500 a year), Myrtle Beach, SC ($25,500 a year), and Spartanburg, SC ($25,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.