How much does a security guard make?
Security Guards in America make, on average, $30,287 a year or $14.56 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $46,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $19,000. Hospitality companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Montana, North Dakota, Washington, Minnesota, and South Dakota are some of the states with the best Security Guard salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Security Guard is 2.0 years.