Security Technician

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Median Average:
$80,688
Security Technician in Australia median base salary $80,688/yr. Information is based on 276 Security Technician jobs advertised between June 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Security Technician earn in Australia? The average salary of Security Technician is $80,688 in Australia
$80,688 /yr
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Average $80,688
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated June 24 2022
The average pay range for Security Technician is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $110K per year. The average number of Security Technician roles advertised per month is 34 in Australia between June 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Security Technician? The most common skills required for a Security Technician are:
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These skills are most commonly found in Security Technician job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated May 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Security Services roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Security Services roles. See what salaries they paid for Security Services in Australia. See how they compare to the average Security Services salary of $80,688.
Securecorp
Sydney (44%), Melbourne (39%), Brisbane (16%), Gold Coast (2%)
1,482

$47K-$66K

(($23,736))

$47K-$66K
(($23,736))
Wilson
Perth (76%), Melbourne (8%), Sydney (6%), Brisbane (5%) +2 others
1,047

$51K-$75K

(($17,369))

$51K-$75K
(($17,369))
G4S Custodial Services
Melbourne (67%), Sydney (22%), Brisbane (11%)
580

$42K-$56K

(($31,073))

$42K-$56K
(($31,073))
Wilson Parking
Perth (32%), Melbourne (22%), Sydney (13%), Brisbane (9%) +5 others
542

$44K-$54K

(($31,442))

$44K-$54K
(($31,442))
G4S
Melbourne (42%), Albury (31%), Geelong (23%), Adelaide (3%)
436

$38K-$48K

(($37,116))

$38K-$48K
(($37,116))
Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Security Technician?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Trades & Services prior to being appointed as a Security Technician.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Security Technician
Last updated June 28 2022
Most candidates have on average 7 years working experience prior to becoming a Security Technician.
Average Trades & Services required to become a Security Technician
Last updated June 28 2022
Where are Security Services in Australia sourced from?
Security Services are sourced from
these companies
MSS Security
Wilson Security
Victoria Police
SECUREcorp
SNP Security
Security Services are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Charles Sturt University
Edith Cowan University
RMIT University
Swinburne University of Technology
Last updated July 02 2022
Where are most Security Technician roles located in Australia?
Sydney 51 / 20%
Melbourne 50 / 19%
Brisbane 34 / 13%
Adelaide 29 / 11%
Canberra 29 / 11%
Last updated June 24 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Security Technician?
Canberra ($88K)
Perth ($88K)
Adelaide ($85K)
Cairns ($85K)
Hobart ($85K)
Last updated June 24 2022