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Security Agent Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$43,925 (USD)

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The average pay for a Security Agent is $43,925 a year and $21 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Security Agent is between $33,246 and $52,774. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Agent. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Investigates source of alarm and trouble signals on subscribers' premises, as recorded in central station of electrical protective signaling system.
  • Checks into disturbances, such as unlawful intrusion, fires, and property damage.
  • Apprehends unauthorized people found on property, using armed force if necessary, and releases them to custody of authorities.
Security Agent Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Protective Service Workers, All Other

Job family population: 135,390

Estimated population of Security Agent jobs: 12,005

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Security Agent Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Security Agent
May 19
Jamaica, NY, USA
Council for Airport Opportunity
The Council for Airport Opportunity is working on filling Security Agent positions at JFK Airport. We are hosting a pre-screening event on Monday, August 20th, 2018. Please join us to learn more ...
Aviation Security Agent
May 6
Jamaica, NY, USA
Allied Universal Aviation
We are North America's leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. At Allied Universal, we pride ourselves on fostering a promote from within culture. There are ...
Security Agent - Luxury/High End Retail
Apr 18
New York, NY, USA
Sentinel Management Group, Inc.
We are seeking a Security Agent - Luxury/High End Retail to become an integral part of our team. The selected individual will patrol and secure assigned premises as well as identify risks to staff ...
Executive Protection Agent
Apr 26
New York, NY, USA
The Executive Protection Agent is tasked with conducting close protection for high profile clients ... Create detailed security plans prior to each event or trip including country risk assessments and ...
Passenger Service Agent - Part-time
May 5
Newark, NJ, USA
Menzies Aviation
View our video to see how View our Passenger Services Agent video here: As a member of our ... security policies and procedures. We cross-train our employees so you may be expected to work in ...
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