Security Guard salary in Wilmington, DE

Average salary
$26,500/yr
Based on 52 income tax records
Total salary range: is $23,500 - $32,000
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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 $26,500 per year. This is based on data from 52 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Guard and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Guard salary can vary between $18,000 to $49,500 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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Owings Mills, MD
12 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$31K – $51K
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Fort Washington, MD
14 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$34K – $51K
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Manassas, VA
18 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$35K – $48K
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District Heights, MD
30 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$30K – $48K
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Herndon, VA
10 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$28K – $53K
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Ozone Park, NY
13 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$21K – $47K
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Bayonne, NJ
10 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$31K – $40K
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South Richmond Hill, NY
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$35K – $43K
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Clinton, MD
15 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$32K – $44K
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Ridgewood, NY
13 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $44K
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Martinsburg, WV
12 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$28K – $52K
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Oxon Hill, MD
12 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$29K – $43K
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Sterling, VA
10 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $42K
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Silver Spring, MD
27 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$25K – $44K
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South Ozone Park, NY
10 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$32K – $38K
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Upper Marlboro, MD
29 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$26K – $43K
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Norristown, PA
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$29K – $38K
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Linden, NJ
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$21K – $42K
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Lanham, MD
12 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$28K – $46K
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Hempstead, NY
10 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$26K – $36K
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Waldorf, MD
26 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$28K – $48K
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Newark, DE
20 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$25K – $42K
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Parkville, MD
20 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$23K – $36K
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Irvington, NJ
20 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$23K – $35K
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Far Rockaway, NY
37 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$27K – $36K
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Harrisburg, PA
31 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$21K – $33K
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Reading, PA
20 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$20K – $31K
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York, PA
25 income tax records
$23,000/yr
$21K – $27K
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Fairview, NJ
24 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$18K – $19K

Security Guard salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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G4S, New Castle County, DE
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$27K – $35K
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Universal Protection Service, New Castle County, DE
20 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$22K – $32K

Security Guard demographics in Wilmington, DE

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85% are single
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15% are married
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28% have kids
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17% own a home

Security Guard salaries by age in Wilmington, DE

$0
$7,375
$14,750
$22,125
$29,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Security Guards in Wilmington, DE

52 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security guard in Wilmington, DE is $26,500 per year. Security guard salaries in Wilmington, DE can vary between $18,000 to $49,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 52 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security guard.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security guards near Wilmington, DE: Owings Mills, MD ($43,500 a year), Fort Washington, MD ($42,000 a year), and Woodbridge, VA ($41,500 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.