Salary for
Security Guard in San Diego, CA

How much does a Security Guard earn in San Diego, CA? The average Security Guard salary in San Diego, CA is $33,240 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $29,430 and $38,161. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Responsible for the security and order of buildings, grounds or other work sites. Periodically patrols related areas examining doors, windows, and gates to ensure that they are properly secured. May r

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Security Guard in San Diego, CA. The base salary for Security Guard ranges from $29,430 to $38,161 with the average base salary of $33,240. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $29,573 to $38,463 with the average total compensation of $33,412.
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  1. This Job:

    Security Guard

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Security Guard, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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