Security Officer salary in Washington Metro Area, DC

Average salary
$40,500/yr
Based on 1,157 income tax records
$18,000
$102,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$32K
 
$38K
 
$44K
 
$50K
 
$44K
$18,000
$102,000
How much do Security Officers make?
The average total salary for a Security Officer is $40,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,157 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 $102,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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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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US Department Of Defense, Fairfax County, VA
14 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$63K – $102K
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National Finance Center, Prince George's County, MD
18 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$37K – $64K
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Red Coats, District Of Columbia County, DC
47 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$24K – $54K
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Securitas, District Of Columbia County, DC
67 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$21K – $53K
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Universal Protection Service, Fairfax County, VA
166 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$18K – $50K

Security Officer demographics in Washington Metro Area, DC

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82% are single
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18% are married
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35% have kids
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24% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Security Officers in Washington Metro Area, DC

1,157 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a security officer in Washington Metro Area, DC is $40,500 per year. Security officer salaries in Washington Metro Area, DC can vary between $18,000 to $102,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,157 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as security officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for security officers near Washington Metro Area, DC: US Department of Defense ($84,000 a year), National Finance Center ($48,000 a year), and Red Coats ($39,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for security officers near Washington Metro Area, DC: Reston, VA ($79,000 a year), Herndon, VA ($66,500 a year), and Centreville, VA ($55,500 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.