Security Guard salary in US Midwest Region

Average salary
$29,000/yr
Based on 5,759 income tax records
$16,500
$54,000
Age:
Average salary by age
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$29K
$16,500
$54,000
How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $29,000 per year. This is based on data from 5,759 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 $54,000 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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Vendtechsgi, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$56K – $83K
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Exelon Nuclear Security, US Midwest Region
21 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$47K – $82K
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Triple Canopy, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$24K – $72K
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State Of Minnesota, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$37K – $57K
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Chicago Public Schools, US Midwest Region
23 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$31K – $59K
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State Of Illinois, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$16K – $74K
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Brinks Home Security, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$23K – $48K
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US Department Of Defense, US Midwest Region
32 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$22K – $57K
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Titan Security Services, US Midwest Region
56 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$17K – $41K
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Hochunk Nation, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$18K – $37K
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Guardian Security Services, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$21K – $38K
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American Security , US Midwest Region
43 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$17K – $46K
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Agb Investigative, US Midwest Region
16 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$17K – $45K
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Genric, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$16K – $39K
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Monterrey Security, US Midwest Region
20 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$21K – $40K
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Whelan Security Of Illinois, US Midwest Region
24 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$19K – $42K
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Walmart, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$24K – $61K
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Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$18K – $33K
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American Security Services, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$24K – $34K
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United American Security, US Midwest Region
17 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$20K – $38K
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Universal Protection Service, US Midwest Region
776 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$17K – $47K
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G4S Secure Solutions, US Midwest Region
163 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$17K – $54K
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Whelan Security Co, US Midwest Region
72 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$19K – $41K
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Target, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$21K – $47K
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Per Mar Security Research Corp, US Midwest Region
85 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$18K – $40K
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Securitas, US Midwest Region
624 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$17K – $45K
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Whelan Event Staffing Services, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$27,500/yr
$19K – $34K
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United Security Services, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $31K
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Duhadway Kendall Associates In, US Midwest Region
29 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$17K – $46K
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Sorrento Acquisition, US Midwest Region
10 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$18K – $32K
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Industrial Security Services, US Midwest Region
27 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$18K – $36K
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Agtac Services, US Midwest Region
14 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$19K – $37K
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Merchants Security Systems, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $35K
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St Moritz Security, US Midwest Region
15 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$19K – $38K
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Merchants Security Service, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$18K – $30K
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Ohio Security Systems, US Midwest Region
18 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$17K – $38K
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Premier Security Solutions C, US Midwest Region
12 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$17K – $29K
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Continental Secret Service Burea, US Midwest Region
11 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$17K – $30K
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Teachout Security Services, US Midwest Region
13 income tax records
$18,000/yr
$15K – $28K

Security Guard demographics in US Midwest Region

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82% are single
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18% are married
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26% have kids
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18% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in US Midwest Region

5,759 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in US Midwest Region is $29,000 per year. Security guard salaries in US Midwest Region can vary between $16,500 to $54,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 5,759 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in US Midwest Region: Vendtechsgi ($69,000 a year), Exelon Nuclear Security ($69,000 a year), and Triple Canopy ($54,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in US Midwest Region: Sioux Falls Metro Area, SD ($37,000 a year), Springfield Metro Area, IL ($36,000 a year), and Duluth Metro Area, MN ($35,500 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.