Security Guard salary in Tacoma, WA

Average salary
Based on 110 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 110 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 $60,500 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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Department Of Social Services, Pierce County, WA
11 income tax records
$43K – $66K
Universal Protection Service, Pierce County, WA
24 income tax records
$18K – $63K
Securitas, Pierce County, WA
26 income tax records
$26K – $50K
Puyallup Tribal Gaming Enterpris, Pierce County, WA
19 income tax records
$25K – $46K
Pierce County Security, Pierce County, WA
14 income tax records
$21K – $52K

Security Guard demographics in Tacoma, WA

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73% are single
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27% are married
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28% have kids
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24% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Tacoma, WA

110 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Tacoma, WA is $37,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Tacoma, WA can vary between $18,000 to $60,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 110 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards near Tacoma, WA: Department of Social Services ($57,000 a year), Universal Protection Service ($38,000 a year), and Securitas ($37,000 a year).

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