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Security Guard salary in Texas

Average salary
$26,000/yr
Based on 2,526 income tax records
$16,500
$47,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$16,500
$47,500
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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 Texas is $26,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 2,526 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Security Guard salaries in Texas can vary between $16,500 to $47,500 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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Killeen, TX
20 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$24K – $35K
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Conroe, TX
10 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$29K – $34K
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Port Arthur, TX
13 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$21K – $36K
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Garland, TX
25 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$27K – $37K
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Austin, TX
108 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$24K – $35K
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Round Rock, TX
11 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$26K – $34K
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Corpus Christi, TX
44 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $34K
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Arlington, TX
33 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$24K – $34K
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Amarillo, TX
43 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$23K – $43K
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Spring, TX
18 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$26K – $34K
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San Marcos, TX
13 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$25K – $37K
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Mesquite, TX
18 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$24K – $31K
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Pasadena, TX
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$22K – $31K
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Katy, TX
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $34K
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Beaumont, TX
18 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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Dallas, TX
165 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $32K
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Mckinney, TX
12 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$23K – $34K
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San Antonio, TX
233 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $30K
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Fort Worth, TX
102 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $30K
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Houston, TX
365 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $29K
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Plano, TX
15 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$20K – $27K
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Irving, TX
13 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$19K – $26K
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Grand Prairie, TX
16 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $30K
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Brownsville, TX
12 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Denton, TX
10 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $26K
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Lubbock, TX
15 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Baytown, TX
26 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Humble, TX
13 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$22K – $31K
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Harlingen, TX
10 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$22K – $27K
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El Paso, TX
97 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Laredo, TX
31 income tax records
$20,500/yr
$17K – $24K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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US Department Of Defense, Texas
15 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$29K – $52K
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State Of Texas, Texas
26 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$26K – $39K
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Smith Protective Services, Texas
24 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$27K – $39K
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Hss, Texas
11 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$25K – $35K
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G4S, Texas
89 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $32K
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Iidon, Texas
18 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$25K – $30K
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Universal Protection Service, Texas
360 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $31K
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SOS Security, Texas
10 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$25K – $31K
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Securitas, Texas
188 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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Weiser Security Services, Texas
31 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$21K – $28K
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Executive Security Systems, Texas
29 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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United Protective Services, Texas
19 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $28K
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Champion National Security, Texas
16 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $26K
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Whelan Security Co, Texas
23 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$23K – $28K
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Patriot Security Eoc, Texas
11 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $24K
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Marriott International, Texas
26 income tax records
$17,500/yr
$17K – $17K

Security Guard demographics in Texas

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80% are single
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20% are married
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32% have kids
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13% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age

$0
$7,125
$14,250
$21,375
$28,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Texas

2,526 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Texas is $26,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Texas can vary between $16,500 to $47,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,526 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Texas: US Department of Defense ($41,500 a year), State of Texas ($35,000 a year), and Smith Protective Services ($33,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Texas: Killeen, TX ($32,000 a year), Conroe, TX ($30,500 a year), and Port Arthur, TX ($30,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.