Are you thinking of becoming a Security Guard and really want to work at Securitas?
Turns out, your chances are better in some states than others.
Our research found that Massachusetts is the best state for Security Guards, while Alaska and District of Columbia are ranked highest in terms of median salary.
Massachusetts has a median salary of $30,918 and Alaska has the highest median salary among all 50 states for Security Guards.
59% of people in the field are White, while 18% are Hispanic or Latino.
The bottom 10% level pay for Security Guards is $20,000.
The median pay hovers around $27,131.
In order to bring you the best states for Security Guards, we figured that the states needed to not only have ample job openings for Security Guards, but also high pay, and good career prospects.
To determine the above criteria, we looked at the our most recent data, and then we ranked each of the 50 states from best to worst for Security Guards.
Curious to see how your state ranks? Here are the best states for Security Guards.
If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:
2. New Hampshire
4. North Dakota
7. District of Columbia