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Guard Chief Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$77,705 (USD)

Average Salary

$37/hr

Average Hourly

$3,023

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Guard Chief is $77,705 a year and $37 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for a Guard Chief is between $55,257 and $96,126. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Supervises and coordinates activities of guard force of establishment, such as industrial plant, department store, or museum.
  • Assigns personnel to posts or patrol, according to size and nature of establishment and protection requirements.
  • Interprets security rules and directs subordinates in enforcing compliance, such as issuance of security badges, photographing of employees, and safekeeping of forbidden articles carried by visitors.
  • Responds to calls from subordinates to direct activities during fires, storms, riots, or other emergencies.
  • Inspects or directs inspection of premises to test alarm systems, detect safety hazards, and to ensure that safety rules are posted and enforced.
  • Examines fire extinguishers and other safety equipment for serviceability.
  • Reports irregularities and hazards to appropriate personnel.
  • Cooperates with police, fire, and civil defense authorities in problems affecting establishment.
  • May select and train subordinates in protective procedures, first aid, fire safety, and other duties.
  • May be designated according to rank or according to establishment served.
Guard Chief Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other

Job family population: 74,430

Estimated population of Guard Chief jobs: 14,439

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$90,082
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Atlanta, Georgia

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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. Portions of the city extend eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion, however...

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Guard Chief is $77,705 a year and $37 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for a Guard Chief is between $55,257 and $96,126. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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