Security Guard salary in Texas

Average salary
$28,500/yr
Based on 3,198 income tax records
$16,500
$53,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
36-45
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$28K
 
$30K
 
$31K
 
$28K
$16,500
$53,000
How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $28,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,198 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $16,500 to $53,000 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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Consolidated Nuclear Security, Texas
12 income tax records
$100,000/yr
$89K – $130K
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Paragon Systems, Texas
16 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$30K – $65K
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Brinks Home Security, Texas
10 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$29K – $55K
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US Department Of Defense, Texas
29 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$26K – $68K
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State Of Texas, Texas
25 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$26K – $54K
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Seal Security Solutions, Texas
11 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$23K – $63K
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Hss, Texas
28 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$21K – $50K
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Universal Protection Service, Texas
613 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $48K
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G4S Secure Solutions, Texas
77 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$22K – $60K
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Priebe Security Services, Texas
17 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$19K – $43K
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Securitas, Texas
242 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$16K – $49K
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Andy Frain Services, Texas
14 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$15K – $45K
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Iidon, Texas
34 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$18K – $51K
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Marksman Security, Texas
19 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$20K – $32K
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US Department Of Health And Human Services, Texas
14 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$22K – $38K
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Executive Security Systems, Texas
40 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$20K – $43K
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Patriot Security Eoc, Texas
16 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $33K
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United Protective Services, Texas
30 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$18K – $35K
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Ameritex Guard Services, Texas
10 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$19K – $29K
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Weiser Security Services, Texas
45 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $34K
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Whelan Security Co, Texas
40 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $37K
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Blackstone Security Services Of, Texas
10 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$17K – $29K
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Cornerstone Underwriters, Texas
12 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$17K – $30K
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Champion National Security, Texas
13 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$16K – $29K

Security Guard demographics in Texas

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77% are single
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23% are married
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27% have kids
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18% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Texas

3,198 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Texas is $28,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Texas can vary between $16,500 to $53,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,198 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Texas: Consolidated Nuclear Security ($100,000 a year), Paragon Systems ($51,000 a year), and Brinks Home Security ($47,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Texas: Pflugerville, TX ($36,500 a year), Richardson, TX ($35,500 a year), and Killeen, TX ($35,000 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.