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Security Guard Security Service Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,094 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$353

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard Security Service is $32,094 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard Security Service is between $24,959 and $37,906. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Guard Security Service. 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:
  • Observes and reports activities at client's site assigned by security contract service.
  • Supplies security and safety for client's property and personnel.
  • Controls access to site by ensuring proper identification of employees or visitors and prepares security logs.
  • Assists visitors with legitimate need to gain entry to facility.
  • Monitors entrances and exits to facility, either at guard station, or by closed-circuit television, and acts to prevent unapproved or unlawful entry.
  • Makes periodic walking tours of buildings and grounds to check doors, windows, and other entries to ensure they are properly secured.
  • Reports any observed irregularities, such as presence of unauthorized people, fire hazards, leaking pipes, unsecured entries, and faulty equipment.
Security Guard Security Service Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Security Guards

Job family population: 1,105,440

Estimated population of Security Guard Security Service jobs: 83,350

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,206
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

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...

Security Guard Security Service Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Security Guard
Jun 11
Aurora, IL, USA
Northern Illinois Academy
Our 87 bed facility is accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services. Position Overview We are looking for a part time Security Guard to ...
Security Guard- Part Time, Nights
Apr 22
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Windsor Park
Security Guard -Part time, Nights * We Are Inspired to Serve. Join us! We are Inspired to Serve ... Provide non-emergency residential services that do not conflict with the main security purpose. The ...
Classroom Security Guard
May 2
Waukegan, IL, USA
The Menta Group Special Education Services
... Services (Est. 1973) is a network of non-public and some public-private partnership therapeutic day schools, meeting the social-emotional needs of students PK-Age 22. Programming from location to ...
Full-Time and Part-Time Security - Chicago
Apr 12
Chicago, IL, USA
Black Knight Security
BKS exceeds standard guard service by offering emergency action planning and security consulting services, as well as training classes for facility occupants on how to respond to emergencies. Every ...
Hospital Security Officer (2nd/3rd Shifts Only)
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
First Alarm Security & Patrol
... services (a sole proprietorship owned by Santa Cruz, California native, Jarl E. Saal), First Alarm applied a unique combination of electronic security and uniformed security guard protocols to ...
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