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How much does a Security Officer make?

Updated 18 Oct 2021
£20,914 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,642 salaries

£16K

Low

£21K

Average

£28K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Security Officer is £20,914 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3642 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Security Officer£20,914 /yr
L3
Senior Security Officer£43,210 /yr
L4
Career Path

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TSS (Total Security Services)
3.1

TSS (Total Security Services)

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £6 - £11
319 salaries
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£6

£11

£6 - £11 Range

Mitie
3

Mitie

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £24

£7

£24

£7 - £24 Range

Cordant Services
2.9

Cordant Services

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £14

£8

£14

£8 - £14 Range

G4S Secure Solutions
3.2

G4S Secure Solutions

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £17

£9

£17

£9 - £17 Range

Securitas
3.2

Securitas

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £107

£7

£107

£7 - £107 Range

Brooknight
3.6

Brooknight

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Heathrow Airport
3.8

Heathrow Airport

Security Officer

£26,451

 /yr
Range: £21K - £41K

£21K

£41K

£20,765 - £41,314 Range

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B&M Retail
4.3

B&M Retail

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £9

£8

£9

£8 - £9 Range

G4S
3.3

G4S

Security Officer - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £18

£8

£18

£8 - £18 Range

Corps Security
2.7

Corps Security

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £12

£9

£12

£9 - £12 Range

Icts (UK)
2.8

Icts (UK)

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £13

£8

£13

£8 - £13 Range

WilsonJames
3.1

WilsonJames

Security Officer - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £14

£8

£14

£8 - £14 Range

MAN Commercial Protection
2.3

MAN Commercial Protection

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £10

£8

£10

£8 - £10 Range

Atalian Servest
2.9

Atalian Servest

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £13

£9

£13

£9 - £13 Range

VSG Vision Security Group
3.3

VSG Vision Security Group

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £16

£7

£16

£7 - £16 Range

Axis Group Integrated Services
2.9

Axis Group Integrated Services

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Amulet

Security Officer - Hourly

£11

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Lodge Service
3.6

Lodge Service

Security Officer - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £8 - £11

£8

£11

£8 - £11 Range

UK Ministry of Defence
4

UK Ministry of Defence

Security Officer

£20,026

 /yr
Range: £20K - £37K

£20K

£37K

£19,500 - £36,937 Range

ISS Facility Services
3.4

ISS Facility Services

Security Officer - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £6 - £12

£6

£12

£6 - £12 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Security Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Security Officer is £20,914 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Security Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3642 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Security Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Security Officer in United Kingdom is £27,609 per year.

The lowest salary for a Security Officer in United Kingdom is £15,842 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£9
hourly
A Security Officer in the Leeds Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£21,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Canterbury Area area reported making £21,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Canterbury Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Security Officer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£11
hourly
A Security Officer in the Milton Keynes Area area reported making £11 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Milton Keynes Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£47,000
per year
A Security Officer in the London Area area reported making £47,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£14
hourly
A Prison Escort in the London Area area reported making £14 per hour
Job Highlights
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
£9
hourly
A G4S Security Officer in the Belfast Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£12
hourly
A Security Officer in the London Area area reported making £12 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Security Guard in the Glasgow Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
£11
hourly
A Security Officer in the London Area area reported making £11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private