Security Officer salary in California

Average salary
$36,500/yr
Based on 3,244 income tax records
$18,000
$70,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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$33K
 
$37K
 
$38K
 
$38K
 
$39K
$18,000
$70,500
How much do Security Officers make?
The average total salary for a Security Officer is $36,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,244 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Security Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Security Officer salary can vary between $18,000 to $70,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Security Officer salary by location

Security Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Stanford Health Care, California
12 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$53K – $134K
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Triple Canopy, California
13 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$34K – $103K
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City Of Los Angeles, California
28 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$38K – $101K
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Covenant Aviation Security, California
11 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$42K – $67K
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University Of California, California
12 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$38K – $61K
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Blackstone Consulting In, California
15 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$33K – $66K
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Graton Economic, California
12 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$41K – $55K
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National Finance Center, California
63 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$24K – $65K
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US Department Of Defense, California
12 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$22K – $92K
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Sutter Valley Hospitals, California
13 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$35K – $54K
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Dignity Health, California
21 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$26K – $57K
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G4S Secure Solutions, California
50 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$21K – $60K
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Securitas, California
416 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$18K – $66K
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J Paul Getty Trust, California
15 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$28K – $47K
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Universal Protection Service, California
739 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$18K – $59K
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Hss, California
18 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$27K – $53K
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Intercon Security Systems, California
23 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$17K – $58K
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Platinum Security, California
11 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$20K – $53K
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Transwest Security Services, California
20 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$24K – $41K
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Security Industry Specialists, California
12 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$19K – $101K
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Keystone Paying Agent, California
29 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$16K – $47K
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Whelan Security Of California, California
29 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$16K – $50K

Security Officer demographics in California

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82% are single
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18% are married
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27% have kids
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21% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Officers in California

3,244 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a security officer in California is $36,500 per year. Security officer salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $70,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,244 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security officers in California: Stanford Health Care ($94,000 a year), Triple Canopy ($58,000 a year), and City of Los Angeles ($54,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security officers in California: San Mateo, CA ($51,000 a year), San Leandro, CA ($50,000 a year), and Sunnyvale, CA ($48,500 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.