Security Guard salary in Seattle, WA

Average salary
$37,000/yr
Based on 198 income tax records
$17,500
$60,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$33K
 
$41K
 
$38K
 
$38K
 
$37K
$17,500
$60,000
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 198 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $17,500 to $60,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Securitas, King County, WA
39 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$23K – $60K
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Universal Protection Service, King County, WA
78 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$18K – $63K
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Star Protection Agency, King County, WA
30 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$27K – $49K
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UPS, King County, WA
46 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$17K – $52K

Security Guard demographics in Seattle, WA

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95% are single
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5% are married
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11% have kids
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6% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Seattle, WA

198 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a security guard in Seattle, WA is $37,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Seattle, WA can vary between $17,500 to $60,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 198 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards near Seattle, WA: Securitas ($41,000 a year), Universal Protection Service ($39,500 a year), and Star Protection Agency ($37,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Seattle, WA: Port Orchard, WA ($46,000 a year), Bellevue, WA ($41,000 a year), and Lynnwood, WA ($41,000 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.