The average hourly pay rates for Allied Barton Security employees as of 2015 are security officer $11.63, security guard $11.40 and shift supervisor $14.52. The ranges of hourly wages are varied based on time in the position, experience, education and other factors. The hourly ranges include security officer at $9.61 to $14.22 per hour, security guard from $8.90 to $15.73 an hour and shift supervisor from $10.51 to $18.12 per hour.
Allied Barton Security also hires field support personnel including account managers, recruiters, human resources specialists, weapons trainers, office assistants and managers.
Allied Barton Security Services provides trained security personnel as guards to many institutions including commercial real estate, higher education, health care, residential communities and shopping centers. Allied Barton has 60,000 employees and 120 regional offices throughout the United States. The company gives hiring preference to veterans, reservists, their families and caregivers.
The company also provides pre-assignment and on-the-job training in a variety of subjects as well as free enrollment in the company's online continuing education system, Allied Barton Edge. Some certifications, such as the master security officer designation, require multiple training modules. The more education an employee has the more options for advancement within the company structure become available.