How much do security in Newcastle get paid?

Security in Newcastle earn

£8.72–10.32 per hour

Based on 32 employee reviews

Security salaries can range between £8.72–10.32 per hour in the Newcastle area. This data is based on survey results from 32 employees who live in an around Newcastle.

What do top employers pay security?

Who are the worst security employers?

  1. Cordant Services
    4.5
  2. B&M
    4.6
  3. Corps Security
    5.0

Recent security vacancies in Newcastle

  1. Security at Asda posted 5 days ago
  2. Security at Asda posted 4 days ago
  3. Security at Asda posted 3 days ago
  4. Security Officer at OCS posted 9 days ago
  5. Security Officer posted 3 days ago
  6. Security Officer posted 3 days ago
See all security vacancies in the Newcastle area

What contracts are people on?

13% report having zero hours contracts
8% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
79% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 24 employees

How are people paid?

75%
by the hour
25%
an annual salary

Based on 32 employees

What do security employees do?

Security guards have the job of keeping people and places safe.

They can work in all sorts of locations, including:

  • Corporate buildings
  • Hotels
  • Events
  • Shops
  • Airports

Other name for security guards are:

  • Security officers

This type of job might involve:

  • Watching CCTV
  • Protecting against theft
  • Managing crowd control
  • Signing visitors and workers in and out of a building
  • Monitoring entrances and exits
  • Patrolling the building
  • Responding to security alarms
  • Searching luggage and bags
  • Using scanning equipment

You may need to work night shifts, over weekends and on bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a security guard job, you might need the following:

To find out more, read our guide to the best security companies to work for.

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