Security Guards Establishments

Occupation (5313) - 2021-Q2

  • 791k, Workforce
  • $4.94k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 44.5, Average age
  • 58.9, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.35, Weekly days worked
  • 4.41%, Workforce with second job
  • 20.1%, Informal Workforce
  • 9.43, Average years of Schooling

About Security Guards Establishments

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The workforce of Security Guards Establishments during second quarter of 2021 was 791k people, whose salary averaged $4.94k MX working around 58.9 hours per week.

The average age of Security Guards Establishments was 44.5 years. The workforce was distributed in 86.3% men with an average salary of $4.9k MX and, 13.7% women with average salary of $5.16k MX.

The best average salaries received by Security Guards Establishments were in Nuevo León ($6.94k MX), Chihuahua ($6.89k MX), and Colima ($6.78k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (132k), Ciudad de México (61.4k), and Jalisco (56.8k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Retail Trade of Furniture for Home and other Household Goods ($17.9k MX), Manufacture of Machinery and Equipment ($14k MX), and Legislature ($12.8k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Business Support Services (392k), Junior Colleges (28.9k), and Impartition of Justice and Maintenance of Security and Public Order (3.17%).

8.09% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.87k MX and 91.9% to men with an average salary of $4.42k MX.

At the level of states, Nayarit had the highest percentage of informal workers with 42.7% corresponding to 4.45k from 10.4k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Baja California Sur with a 2.98% corresponding to 213 from 7.15k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 791k, Workforce 2021-Q2
  • $4.94k MX, Average monthly salary 2021-Q2

At second quarter of 2021, the people who worked as Security Guards Establishments were 791k being a 1.26% higher than the first quarter of 2021. (782k).

In the same period, an average salary of $4.94k MX was observed, registering a drop of 1.48%, compared to the first quarter of 2021 ($5.01k MX).

Workforce by State

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Top 1 Workforce 2021-Q2: 132k, Estado de México

Greater Increase in Workforce 2021-Q1/ 2021-Q2: 11.4k, Chiapas

Greater Decrease in Workforce 2021-Q1/ 2021-Q2: 13.3k, Estado de México

The states with the highest number of Security Guards Establishments during the second quarter of 2021 were Estado de México (132k), Ciudad de México (61.4k), and Jalisco (56.8k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the second quarter of 2021, the main positive variations occurred in Chiapas and Baja California with an increase of 11.4k (83.3%) and 6.48k (28.6%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Estado de México and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with a decrease of 13.3k (9.14%) and 9.58k (25%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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Top 1 Average Salary 2021-Q2: $6.94k MX, Nuevo León

Greater Salary Increase 2021-Q1 / 2021-Q2: $2.15k MX, Colima

Greater Salary Decrease 2021-Q1 / 2021-Q2: $1.25k MX, Estado de México

The states with the best average salaries for Security Guards Establishments during second quarter of 2021 were Nuevo León ($6.94k MX), Chihuahua ($6.89k MX), and Colima ($6.78k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the second quarter of 2021, the positive salary growth was higher in Colima and San Luis Potosí with an increase of $2.15k MX (46.4%) and $1.77k MX (40.6%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Estado de México and Michoacán de Ocampo with a decrease of $1.25k MX (33.3%) and $1.02k MX (13.8%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2021-Q2

  • 39.2, Women
  • 45.4, Men

At second quarter of 2021, the male workforce in Security Guards Establishments represented the 86.3% of the employed population and women 13.7%. The male and female workforce was higher in the age group 45 to 54 years (180k men and 29.9k women).

The highest average salary was $5.73k MX received by women from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $4.5k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2021-Q2)

  • 10.3, Women
  • 9.29, Men

At second quarter of 2021 the male workforce in Security Guards Establishments was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (285k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (44.1k).

The highest average salary was $6.27k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $4.63k MX received by women with 4 to 6 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Security Guards Establishments in different industries and economic sectors.

At second quarter of 2021, the workforce was higher in Business Support Services (64.1%), Junior Colleges (4.73%), and Impartition of Justice and Maintenance of Security and Public Order (3.17%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Retail Trade of Furniture for Home and other Household Goods ($17.9k MX), Manufacture of Machinery and Equipment ($14k MX), and Legislature ($12.8k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2021-Q2

  • 20.1%, Security Guards Establishments
  • 56.1%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the second quarter of 2021, the labor informality of Security Guards Establishments reached a 20.1%, which implied a decrease from 1.86 percentage points compared to the first quarter of 2021  (22%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 36 percentage points during the second quarter of 2021.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 42.7%, Nayarit

Less Labor Informality: 2.98 %, Baja California Sur

At second quarter of 2021, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Security Guards Establishments were Nayarit (42.7%), Chiapas (39.3%), and Yucatán (33.1%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Colima (10.5%), Tamaulipas (8.84%), and Baja California Sur (2.98%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Security Guards Establishments during the second quarter of 2021 was higher in the age group with 45 to 54 years concentrating 209k workers of which 82.3% corresponds to formal employment (172k) and 17.7% to informal employment (37.1k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 320k workers of which 80.9%  corresponds to formal employment (259k) and 19.1% corresponds to informal employment (60.9k).