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Security Guard salary in Virginia

Average salary
$27,000/yr
Based on 583 income tax records
$16,000
$61,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$16,000
$61,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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 Virginia is $27,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 583 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Security Guard salaries in Virginia can vary between $16,000 to $61,500 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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Woodbridge, VA
21 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$36K – $58K
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Manassas, VA
14 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$33K – $45K
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Alexandria, VA
27 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $52K
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Fredericksburg, VA
19 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$26K – $36K
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Chesapeake, VA
17 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$20K – $34K
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Virginia Beach, VA
37 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$19K – $30K
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Newport News, VA
21 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$22K – $31K
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Henrico, VA
13 income tax records
$25,000/yr
$18K – $32K
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Portsmouth, VA
13 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Norfolk, VA
51 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Richmond, VA
41 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $27K
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Petersburg, VA
14 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$19K – $26K
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Hampton, VA
10 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$20K – $24K
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Roanoke, VA
10 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$19K – $25K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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US Department Of Defense, Virginia
13 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$41K – $57K
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G4S, Virginia
19 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$25K – $32K
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Universal Protection Service, Virginia
59 income tax records
$27,000/yr
$23K – $31K
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Securitas, Virginia
67 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$20K – $29K
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Top Guard, Virginia
25 income tax records
$22,500/yr
$21K – $25K
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Red Coats, Virginia
17 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$20K – $24K

Security Guard demographics in Virginia

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81% are single
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19% are married
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30% have kids
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16% 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 Virginia

583 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Virginia is $27,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Virginia can vary between $16,000 to $61,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 583 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security guards in Virginia: US Department of Defense ($52,000 a year), G4S ($30,000 a year), and Universal Protection Service ($27,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Virginia: Woodbridge, VA ($44,500 a year), Manassas, VA ($39,500 a year), and Alexandria, VA ($36,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.