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How much does a Security Officer make?

Updated 11 Jun 2021
A$27 /hr
Average Base Pay

176 salaries

A$21

Low

A$41

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Security Officer is $27 in Australia. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Security OfficerA$27 /hr
L3
Senior Security OfficerA$27 /hr
L4
Lead Security OfficerNo Salary Reports
Career Path

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A$173,670

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Bay Audio
3

Bay Audio

Security Officer - Hourly

A$28

 /hr
Range: A$27 - A$28
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A$27

A$28

A$27 - A$28 Range

Wilson Security
3.3

Wilson Security

Security Officer - Monthly

A$4,141

 /mo
Range: A$3K - A$7K

A$3K

A$7K

A$3,167 - A$7,417 Range

MSS Security
3.1

MSS Security

Security Officer - Hourly

A$23

 /hr
Range: A$21 - A$31

A$21

A$31

A$21 - A$31 Range

Western NSW Local Health District
3.5

Western NSW Local Health District

Security Officer

A$55,280

 /yr
Range: A$55K - A$59K

A$55K

A$59K

A$55,124 - A$58,800 Range

Northern NSW Local Health District
3.4

Northern NSW Local Health District

Security Officer - Hourly

A$27

 /hr
Range: A$26 - A$28

A$26

A$28

A$26 - A$28 Range

Statewide Independent Wholesalers

Security Officer - Monthly

A$3,458

 /mo
Range: A$3K - A$4K

A$3K

A$4K

A$3,224 - A$3,647 Range

G4S
3.3

G4S

Security Officer - Hourly

A$23

 /hr
Range: A$21 - A$31

A$21

A$31

A$21 - A$31 Range

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Crown Resorts
4

Crown Resorts

Security Officer - Hourly

A$29

 /hr
Range: A$25 - A$40

A$25

A$40

A$25 - A$40 Range

2

Monjon

Security Officer - Hourly

A$24

 /hr
Range: A$22 - A$27

A$22

A$27

A$22 - A$27 Range

Australian Government, Department of Defence
3.9

Australian Government, Department of Defence

Security Officer

A$80,762

 /yr
Range: A$68K - A$87K

A$68K

A$87K

A$68,395 - A$87,118 Range

Mid North Coast Local Health District
4.2

Mid North Coast Local Health District

Security Officer

A$55,280

 /yr
Range: A$55K - A$55K

A$55K

A$55K

A$55,280 - A$55,280 Range

St. Vincent's & Mercy Private Hospital
3.9

St. Vincent's & Mercy Private Hospital

Security Officer - Monthly

A$3,685

 /mo
Range: A$4K - A$4K

A$4K

A$4K

A$3,640 - A$3,712 Range

MSS Security
3.1

MSS Security

Security Officer - Hourly

A$23

 /hr
Range: A$22 - A$27

A$22

A$27

A$22 - A$27 Range

Wilson Security
3.3

Wilson Security

Security Officer - Hourly

A$23

 /hr
Range: A$14 - A$38

A$14

A$38

A$14 - A$38 Range

SNP Security
2.8

SNP Security

Security Officer - Hourly

A$24

 /hr
Range: A$21 - A$29

A$21

A$29

A$21 - A$29 Range

3.7

SECUREcorp

Security Officer - Hourly

A$28

 /hr
Range: A$26 - A$31

A$26

A$31

A$26 - A$31 Range

G4S Secure Solutions
3.2

G4S Secure Solutions

Security Officer - Hourly

A$23

 /hr
Range: A$23 - A$24

A$23

A$24

A$23 - A$24 Range

3.7

South West Sydney Local Health District

Security Officer

A$53,606

 /yr
Range: A$53K - A$55K

A$53K

A$55K

A$52,804 - A$55,280 Range

Hawkesbury District Health Services
3.7

Hawkesbury District Health Services

Security Officer - Hourly

A$25

 /hr
Range: A$24 - A$26

A$24

A$26

A$24 - A$26 Range

Cabra-Vale Diggers
1.2

Cabra-Vale Diggers

Security Officer - Monthly

A$3,064

 /mo
Range: A$3K - A$3K

A$3K

A$3K

A$2,967 - A$3,161 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Security Officer salaries

The average salary for a Security Officer is A$27 in Australia. Salaries estimates are based on 176 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees in Australia.

The highest salary for a Security Officer in Australia is A$41 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Officer in Australia is A$21 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent security officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$23
hourly
A Security Officer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$30
hourly
A Health and Safety Officer in the Newcastle Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Newcastle Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$40,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
An Armed Security Officer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Sydney Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$40,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Sydney Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Security Officer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public