Security Officer Salaries

3,290 SalariesUpdated 13 May 2021

Average Base Pay
£20,585 / yr
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The national average salary for a Security Officer is £20,585 in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Security Officer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,290 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Security Officer employees.

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Security Officer - Hourly

TSS (Total Security Services)

£9/hr

Range: £6 - £11

329 salaries

£9/hr
£6£11

Security Officer - Hourly

Mitie

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £25

278 salaries

£9/hr
£8£25

Security Officer - Hourly

Cordant Services

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £14

272 salaries

£9/hr
£8£14

Security Officer - Hourly

G4S Secure Solutions

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £13

232 salaries

£9/hr
£8£13

Security Officer - Hourly

Securitas

£9/hr

Range: £7 - £107

217 salaries

£9/hr
£7£107

Security Officer - Hourly

Brooknight

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £11

113 salaries

£9/hr
£8£11

Security Officer - Hourly

G4S

£9/hr

Range: £7 - £18

82 salaries

£9/hr
£7£18

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Security Officer - Hourly

B&M Retail

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £9

73 salaries

£9/hr
£8£9

Security Officer

Heathrow Airport

£26,570/yr

Range: £19K - £41K

67 salaries

£26,570/yr
£19K£41K

Security Officer - Hourly

Corps Security

£9/hr

Range: £9 - £12

65 salaries

£9/hr
£9£12

Security Officer - Hourly

Icts (UK)

£9/hr

Range: £7 - £11

52 salaries

£9/hr
£7£11

Security Officer - Hourly

WilsonJames

£10/hr

Range: £8 - £14

49 salaries

£10/hr
£8£14

Security Officer - Hourly

VSG Vision Security Group

£9/hr

Range: £7 - £15

46 salaries

£9/hr
£7£15

Security Officer - Hourly

MAN Commercial Protection

£9/hr

Range: £7 - £10

43 salaries

£9/hr
£7£10

Security Officer - Hourly

Axis Group Integrated Services

£9/hr

Range: £9 - £11

40 salaries

£9/hr
£9£11

Security Officer - Hourly

Atalian Servest

£9/hr

Range: £9 - £13

40 salaries

£9/hr
£9£13

Security Officer

UK Ministry of Defence

£19,775/yr

Range: £19K - £36K

31 salaries

£19,775/yr
£19K£36K

Security Officer - Hourly

Lodge Service

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £11

31 salaries

£9/hr
£8£11

Security Officer - Hourly

ISS Facility Services

£10/hr

Range: £6 - £15

30 salaries

£10/hr
£6£15

Security Officer - Hourly

Lingwood Security

£9/hr

Range: £8 - £10

29 salaries

£9/hr
£8£10

Recent Salary Reports

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

£11
hourly
A Security Officer in the London Area area reported making £11 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£26,000
per year
A Security Officer in the London Area area reported making £26,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
£9
hourly
A Security Officer in the Belfast Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£19,000
per year
A Security Officer in the Sheffield Area area reported making £19,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sheffield Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£30,000
per year
A Guard in the Liverpool Area area reported making £30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Liverpool Area area
 
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
£9
hourly
A Security Officer in the Glasgow Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£16
hourly
A Behaviour Detection Officer in the London Area area reported making £16 per hour
Additional Pay
£500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£10
hourly
A Security Officer in the Brighton Area area reported making £10 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Brighton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
£9
hourly
A Mobile Security Officer in the Peterborough Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Peterborough Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private