Continuous Improvement Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$86,000
$64,000
$86,000
$115,000
The average continuous improvement leader makes about $86,493 per year. That's $41.58 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $64,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $115,000. Many of continuous improvement leaders seem to be drawn to manufacturing and health care companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case continuous improvement leaders tend to work at retail, technology, and manufacturing companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Washington, Colorado and Wyoming pay continuous improvement leaders the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Boulder, CO
$122,682
Billings, MT
$111,751
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Map of Continuous Improvement Leader Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Continuous Improvement Leaders earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Continuous Improvement Leader Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Washington, Colorado and Wyoming, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for continuous improvement leaders. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Maryland, Massachusetts, and North Carolina.

Average Continuous Improvement Leader Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like General Electric and Kellogg as they offer the highest salaries for continuous improvement leaders.

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Average Continuous Improvement Leader Pay By Industry

Continuous improvement leader salaries can vary on many factors, including what industry a job is in. In fact, jobs with retail, technology, and manufacturing companies tend to be the highest paying. Furthermore, a continuous improvement leader can make a yearly salary of $90,666 while working for retail companies. All the while, other continuous improvement leaders are making $89,385 at technology companies and $86,389 at manufacturing companies. One industry continuous improvement leaders may want to avoid is the automotive industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $80,863.

Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$90,666
$91k
Technology
Technology
$89,385
$89k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$86,389
$86k
Automotive
Automotive
$80,863
$81k

Continuous Improvement Leader Salary History

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Continuous Improvement Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a continuous improvement leader can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Continuous Improvement Leader Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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Continuous Improvement Support
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$35,479
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$50,255
$50,255
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Masonite Corporation
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Continuous Improvement Leader
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09/10/2019
09/10/2019
$95,056
$95,056
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07/08/2019
07/08/2019
$72,946
$72,946
07/08/2019
Industrial Motion Control, LLC
Industrial Motion Control, LLC
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
06/24/2019
06/24/2019
$100,000
$100,000
06/24/2019
Phaidon International (Uk) Ltd.
Phaidon International (Uk) Ltd.
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
06/10/2019
06/10/2019
$80,000
$80,000
06/10/2019
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
04/18/2019
04/18/2019
$105,000
$105,000
04/18/2019
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
03/22/2019
03/22/2019
$58,718
$58,718
03/22/2019
Steffes Corporation
Steffes Corporation
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
Continuous Improvement Leader
03/18/2019
03/18/2019
$71,100
$71,100
03/18/2019
Site Continuous Improvement Leader
Site Continuous Improvement Leader
02/12/2019
02/12/2019
$80,535
$80,535
02/12/2019