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Gate Guard Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,372 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$387

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gate Guard is $33,372 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Gate Guard is between $25,836 and $39,484. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Gate Guard. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Guards entrance gate of industrial plant and grounds, warehouse, or other property to control traffic to and from buildings and grounds.
  • Opens gate to allow entrance or exit of employees, truckers, and authorized visitors.
  • Checks credentials or approved roster before admitting anyone.
  • Issues passes at own discretion or on instructions from superiors.
  • Guides visitors and truckers to various parts of grounds or buildings.
  • Inspects outgoing traffic to prevent unauthorized removal of company property or products.
Gate Guard Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Security Guards

Job family population: 1,105,440

Estimated population of Gate Guard jobs: 80,863

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,688
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Gate Guard Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Security Officer - Security Guard
Mar 25
Lake Zurich, IL, USA
INTERTECH GROUP, INC.
Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security * Warn ... We are not the usual guard agency which has little regard for the individual's personal life and ...
Security Officer / Guard
Mar 25
Carpentersville, IL, USA
INTERTECH GROUP, INC.
Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security * Warn ... We are not the usual guard agency which has little regard for the individual's personal life and ...
Unarmed Security Officers *Hiring Immediately*
Apr 26
Skokie, IL, USA
Brosnan Risk Consultants, LTD
Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security * Warn ... MUST HAVE IL GUARD CARD, PERC CARD, AND VALID DRIVERS LICENSE Company Description Brosnan Risk ...
Security Officer - Lead Officer
Mar 25
Elgin, IL, USA
INTERTECH GROUP, INC.
Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security * Warn ... We are not the usual guard agency which has little regard for the individual's personal life and ...
Unarmed Security Officers *Hiring Immediately*
Mar 21
Joliet, IL, USA
Brosnan Risk Consultants, LTD
Thoroughly examine doors, windows, and gates to ensure proper function and security * Warn ... MUST HAVE IL GUARD CARD, PERC CARD, AND VALID DRIVERS LICENSE Company Description Brosnan Risk ...
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