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Travis County - Austin, TX
Provides security and assistance to the public and various law enforcement agencies....
2 days ago
Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency - Quantico, VA
This position is placed placed in the Security, Insider Threat and Mission Assurance Directorate, Security OfficeThe experience described in your resume will be evaluated and screened from the...
2 days ago
Transportation Security Administration - Bishop, CA
Transportation Security Officers are responsible for providing security and protection of travelers across all transportation sectors in a courteous and professional manner. Their duties may also...
2 days ago
Brooklyn, NY
WESTHAB IS HIRING NOW FOR FULL TIME SECURITY GUARDS IN QUEENS, BRONX, BROOKLYN, AND MANHATTAN!!! QUICK HIRE!! Security Guard openings mainly in Queens!...
2 days ago
Acts Retirement-Life Communities - Rock Hill, SC
Acts is currently seeking qualified candidates for our Security Guard position....
2 days ago
KBR - Vienna, VA
Title: Security Officer - Sr Technical Advisor Intelligence KBR is seeking highly motivated Desk Officers to support our Government customers challenging operational requirements in the Washington...
2 days ago
Allied Universal - Ontario, CA
As the Allied Universal Security Officer, you will know all site-specific policies and procedures, and implement emergency response activities as appropriate, while providing superior customer service...
2 days ago
Northwell Health - Lake Success, NY
\r Current License to practice as a Security Guard in New York State, or Current License to practice as an Armed Security Guard in New York State required, plus specialized certifications as needed....
2 days ago
Flagstaff, AZ
The Flagstaff Mall Security Department is looking to add officers for a new 4 - 10s work week, to meet this goal we need to hire multiple full time officers. An Arizona Guard Card is needed to...
2 days ago
Securitas - Las Vegas, NV
The Reserve Security Officer position you will be monitoring and patrolling different client sites on a variety of schedules....
2 days ago
Securitas - Eugene, OR
The Security Officer position helps maintain a safe and secure environment for our clients by actively monitoring the premises, including patrolling a variety of locations....
2 days ago
Securitas - Janesville, WI
The Security Officer position helps maintain a safe and secure environment for our clients by actively monitoring the premises, including patrolling a variety of locations....
2 days ago
Securitas - Las Vegas, NV
The Reserve Security Officer position you will be monitoring and patrolling different client sites on a variety of schedules....
2 days ago
Atrium Health - Wadesboro, NC
Previous security, military, law enforcement experience or related field preferred....
1 day ago
PalAmerican Security - Marion, OH
We also provide the Basic Security Training to those who have not been through the course previously....
2 days ago

Security Guard Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Riot Operations for Security Guards
The student will learn what to do as a security officer working during times of civil unrest.The student will learn tactics that violent crowds use & will be familiar with basic riot control...

Security Guard Training Course
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Salary for Security Guard Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Security Guard jobs nationwide as reported by the BLS.

$30,768

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Security Guard positions.

Highest Education Level

Security Guards offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (37.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (21.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (15.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.7%)
  • Master's Degree (6.2%)
  • Some College (3.1%)
  • Some High School (1.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Security Guards
  • Less than 1 year (43.9%)
  • None (38.5%)
  • 1-2 years (16.5%)
  • 2-4 years (1.1%)

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