$24k $24k
1095k 1095k
5.1% 5.1%
2.7/5 2.7/5
H.S. High School

How much does a Security Guard make in Maine?

Average Security Guard Hourly Wage in Maine

Security Guards earn a median hourly wage of $12.04. Hourly wages typically start from $9.70 and go up to $17.86.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Security Guard Yearly Salary in Maine

Security Guards earn a median salary of $25,040 per year. Salaries typically start from $20,170 and go up to $37,140.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Employment Type Mix

71%
Full-Time
29%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
819
RATINGS
Security Guards average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Security Guards in the 12th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Security Guard Earnings by Seniority

Top End Security Guard Earnings

The highest earning Security Guards in Maine earn:

$17.86
an hour
$37,140
per year
Senior Security Guard Earnings

Senior Security Guards in Maine earn:

$14.48
an hour
$30,110
per year
Experienced Security Guard Earnings

Experienced Security Guards in Maine earn:

$12.04
an hour
$25,040
per year
Junior Security Guard Earnings

Junior Security Guards in Maine earn:

$10.54
an hour
$21,920
per year
Starting Security Guard Earnings

Starting Security Guards in Maine earn:

$9.70
an hour
$20,170
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Security Guard salary comparison

Security Guards earn less than 100% percent of Law careers in Maine. Security Guard salaries are in the bottom 89% of all careers in Maine.

Compliance Manager Salary in Maine $91k
Coroner Salary in Maine $68k
Customs Inspector Salary in Maine $60k
Fish And Game Warden Salary in Maine $49k
Judicial Law Clerk Salary in Maine $48k
Police Officer Salary in Maine $43k
Probation Officer Salary in Maine $37k
Correctional Officer Salary in Maine $35k
Security Guard Salary $25k
Source:

Historical salary for Security Guards in Maine

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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