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Security Guard Security Service Salary
in Knoxville, Tennessee

$27,953 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$307

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard Security Service is $27,953 a year and $13 an hour in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard Security Service is between $21,698 and $33,016. 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 Knoxville, Tennessee.

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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 Knoxville, Tennessee, 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:
$32,406
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

Knoxville Cost of Living Score:

Description: Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. As of the 2010 census, the city has a population of 178,874, and is Tennessee's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which was 868,546 in 2015.First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied...

Security Guard Security Service Job Listings for Knoxville, Tennessee

Security Guard - Armed and Unarmed
Jun 19
Knoxville, TN, USA
Trinity Security Corps, LLC
Offering the full spectrum of professional security services - Armed, Patrol, Customer Service, Training, and Personal Protection -Trinity Security Corps is currently hiring for an armed Security ...
Armed Security Officer
May 24
Knoxville, TN, USA
Security One Inc
SecurityOne, Inc. is a private security organization seeking qualified Armed security officers. ... Service in the active duty military, military reserves or National Guard * Meaningful work history ...
15N Avionics Mechanic
Jul 20
Louisville, United States
Army National Guard
As an Avionics Mechanic in the Army National Guard, you will make sure these systems and ... Retirement benefits for part-time service * Low-cost life insurance (up to $400,000 in coverage ...
Sales Representative
Jun 13
Knoxville, TN, USA
CPI Security
Job Summary At CPI Security, we lead the Security and Home Automation industry, providing sophisticated, cutting edge technology and convenient, unparalleled customer service to our surging ...
Entry Level Sales Representative- ADT Home Security, PAID WEEKLY!
Jun 19
Knoxville, TN, USA
Safe Haven Security
Established in 1999 and doing business in 38 states, Safe Haven Security provides ADT Services by catering specifically to the needs of our customers. We have doubled in business every year for the ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard Security Service is $27,953 a year and $13 an hour in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard Security Service is between $21,698 and $33,016. 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 Knoxville, Tennessee.

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Security Guard Security Service Job Listings for Knoxville, Tennessee

Security Guard - Armed and Unarmed
Jun 19
Knoxville, TN, USA
Trinity Security Corps, LLC
Offering the full spectrum of professional security services - Armed, Patrol, Customer Service, Training, and Personal Protection -Trinity Security Corps is currently hiring for an armed Security ...
Armed Security Officer
May 24
Knoxville, TN, USA
Security One Inc
SecurityOne, Inc. is a private security organization seeking qualified Armed security officers. ... Service in the active duty military, military reserves or National Guard * Meaningful work history ...
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