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Security Guard Security Service Salary
in Richmond, Virginia

$29,645 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$326

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard Security Service is $29,645 a year and $14 an hour in Richmond, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard Security Service is between $23,011 and $35,014. 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 Richmond, Virginia.

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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 Richmond, Virginia, 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:
$34,367
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Richmond, Virginia

Richmond Cost of Living Score:

Description: Richmond () is a city in the U.S. state of Virginia and its capital. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. Richmond was incorporated in 1742 and has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 204,214; in 2016, the population was estimated to be 223,170, making Richmond the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles (71 km) west of Williamsburg, 66 miles...

Security Guard Security Service Job Listings for Richmond, Virginia

Security Supervisor
Jun 10
Richmond, VA, USA
Securitas Security Services USA
Our main service offering categories are specialized guarding, mobile guarding, remote guarding and ... Security Officers, Lead Officers and other company personnel assigned to one or more posts at ...
UNARMED SECURITY OFFICER - RICHMOND
Apr 16
Richmond, VA, USA
Top Guard Security
Top Guard Security is seeking responsible individuals to secure client facilities and protect ... service * Adhere to the rules of Top Guard and any parameters defined by the assigned client
Movie Security Officer
May 24
Richmond, VA, USA
Colorado Security Agency
We are seeking a Security Officer to become an integral part of our team. The selected individual ... guard service as well as personal, individual protection and Private Investigative Services. CSA ...
Lead Personnel Security Specialist
Jun 23
Fort Lee, VA, USA
Defense Commissary Agency
... Guard, and their families, as well as current DeCA employees. The agency employs over 15,000 people ... No - Selective Service Requirement: All male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be ...
Security Specialist
Jun 23
Fort Lee, VA, USA
Defense Commissary Agency
... Guard, and their families, as well as current DeCA employees. The agency employs over 15,000 people ... No - Selective Service Requirement: All male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must be ...
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