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Security Guard Security Service Salary
in Dayton, Ohio

$29,762 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard Security Service is $29,762 a year and $14 an hour in Dayton, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard Security Service is between $23,102 and $35,153. 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 Dayton, Ohio.

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Job Summary

  • 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 Dayton, Ohio, 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:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Dayton, Ohio

Dayton Cost of Living Score:

Description: Dayton () is the sixth-largest city in the state of Ohio and the county seat of Montgomery County. A small part of the city extends into Greene County. The 2017 U.S. census estimate put the city population at 140,371, while Greater Dayton was estimated to be at 803,416 residents. This makes Dayton the fourth-largest metropolitan area in Ohio and 63rd in the United States. Dayton is within Ohio's Miami Valley region, just north of Greater Cincinnati. Ohio's borders are within 500 miles (800 km) of roughly 60 percent of the country's population and manufacturing infrastructure, making the Dayton area a logistical centroid...

Security Guard Security Service Job Listings for Dayton, Ohio

Security Guard Position Open 2nd Shift M-F (occasional over-time)
Jun 19
Woodlawn, OH, USA
MS Services
(You will need basic computer skills) We are seeking a (NEW) Full Time Security Guard Position OPEN to become an integral part of our team. The selected individual will patrol and secure assigned ...
Cincinnati FLEX Security Guard (ON CALL)
Jun 4
Mason, OH, USA
MS Services
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A SECURITY GUARD JOB HERE IN CINCINNATI? We are currently looking to hire a security guard here in the Cincinnati area! This position is currently open and we are hiring for it as ...
Security Guard
Jun 11
Middletown, OH, USA
Analytics Staffing
Analytics Staffing is seeking a qualified and professional Security Guard to add to our Workforce ... Provide wheelchair assistance for patients and visitors and maintains service of the golf cart ...
Low Voltage Technician
Jun 12
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Electric Guard Dog
You must reside within a one-hour drive of a major airport Electric Guard Dog , the #1 Theft Deterrent Service in the U.S., is a Security Partner for 4,000+ commercial and industrial locations across ...
Public Safety Officer (J28R)
Apr 24
Cincinnati, OH, USA
Andy Frain Services
Security Officers must maintain a professional image and demonstrate excellent customer service at ... State Guard license is required. * Pass a regulated drug test (where required). Skills/Abilities
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