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Security Guard Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 1,077,520 Security Guards in the United States. The Security Guard job market is expected to grow by 5.8% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, New York, and Texas, and as a percentage of the population Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico have the most Security Guards representing 33.628 in 1000 and 29.956 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Security Guard

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Security Guard Jobs

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Title Company Location Info
Security Guards (Annapolis Junction) Securitas Critical Infrastructure Services Job Details
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Security Officer, Unarmed Security Officer, Security Guard Andy Frain Services Zelienople, PA, USA Job Details
Security Guard - Poolwatch - Allen, Tx Signal 88 Security Allen, TX, USA Job Details
Pt Security Guard Vista Outdoor Lewiston, ID, USA Job Details
Security Guard CES Security Glen Burnie, MD, USA Job Details
Security Guard CES Security Silver Spring, MD, USA Job Details
Security Officer, Unarmed Security Officer, Security Guard Andy Frain Services Lake Orion, MI, USA Job Details
Security Guard CSE Security El Cajon, CA, USA Job Details
Unarmed Security Guards Royce Security Services Cleveland, OH, USA Job Details
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Demand for Security Guards

The Security Guard industry is concentrated in California, New York and Texas.

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How to Become a Security Guard

Interested in becoming a security guard? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good security guard? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be a Security Guard.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.