Security Guard salary in Wake County, NC

Average salary
$28,000/yr
Based on 94 income tax records
Total salary range: is $22,000 - $33,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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How much do Security Guards make?
The average total salary for a Security Guard is $28,000 per year. This is based on data from 94 TurboTax users who reported their job as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $17,000 to $44,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Security Guard salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Fayetteville, NC
37 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$23K – $50K
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Durham, NC
25 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $36K
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Rock Hill, SC
12 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $34K
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Raleigh, NC
49 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$21K – $33K
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Petersburg, VA
18 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $32K
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Chesapeake, VA
22 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$22K – $30K
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High Point, NC
10 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$22K – $29K
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Greensboro, NC
30 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$23K – $30K
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Hope Mills, NC
10 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $42K
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Concord, NC
16 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $27K
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Charlotte, NC
108 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$21K – $30K
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Richmond, VA
60 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Henrico, VA
19 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $33K
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Myrtle Beach, SC
28 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$20K – $28K
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Florence, SC
14 income tax records
$23,500/yr
$18K – $27K
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Wilmington, NC
20 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $24K
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Winston Salem, NC
31 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$20K – $24K
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Roanoke, VA
16 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$19K – $30K
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Danville, VA
10 income tax records
$21,000/yr
$20K – $21K
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Gastonia, NC
11 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $22K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Universal Protection Service, Wake County, NC
19 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$27K – $31K

Security Guard demographics in Wake County, NC

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78% are single
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22% are married
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23% have kids
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23% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Wake County, NC

$0
$8,250
$16,500
$24,750
$33,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Wake County, NC

94 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Wake County, NC is $28,000 per year. Security guard salaries in Wake County, NC can vary between $17,000 to $44,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 94 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards in Wake County, NC: Fayetteville, NC ($35,500 a year), Durham, NC ($31,500 a year), and Rock Hill, SC ($29,500 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.