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Security Guard Salary
in Delaware, United States

$36,308 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$454

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Security Guard is $36,308 a year and $17 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Security Guard is between $27,518 and $43,549. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Security Guard. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Guards industrial or commercial property against fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry.
  • Patrols, periodically, buildings and grounds of industrial plant or commercial establishment, docks, or work site.
  • Examines doors, windows, and gates to determine that they are secure.
  • Preserves order and enforces security regulations.
  • Warns violators of rule infractions, such as loitering, smoking, or carrying forbidden articles, and apprehends or expels culprits.
  • Inspects equipment and machinery to ascertain if tampering has occurred.
  • Watches for and reports conditions that could result in injury or loss due to fire hazards, leaking pipes, spills, faulty equipment, etc.
  • Checks personnel for proper identification and clearance.
  • Permits authorized people to enter property.
  • Checks incoming and outgoing packages.
  • Observes departing personnel to guard against theft of company property.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,091
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Security Guard Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Security Officer
Jan 16
Wilmington, DE, USA
U.S. Security Associates, Inc an Allied Universal Company
In some cases we may assist in helping you get the guard card IS THIS JOB FOR YOU? Thank you for your interest in working with U.S. Security Associates, Inc. (USA). Before taking the time to complete ...
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Nov 10
Bethany Beach, United States
Uber Driver Partners
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Red Card Armed Security Officers - Weekly Pay!
Jan 11
Claymont, DE, USA
Champion National Security - Northeast Region
Champion National Security, the leader in security services, is NOW HIRING armed officers in Claymont, DE and surrounding areas who are ready to start right away. All applicants must have a valid ...
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