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Department Supervisor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$55,000
$42,000
$55,000
$72,000
Department supervisors in the United States make an average salary of $55,439 per year or $26.65 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $42,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $72,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New York, Maine, New Jersey, Connecticut, and New Hampshire provide the highest department supervisor salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Auburn, NY
$62,534
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Map of Department Supervisor Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Department Supervisors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Average Department Supervisor Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a department supervisor is roughly $55,439 per year, which boils down to $26.65 per hour. Interestingly enough, department supervisors have the highest salaries in San Jose, CA at about $67,448 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $40,000. Additionally, department supervisors make more than the average salary in Fairfield, CT, Auburn, NY, Seattle, WA, Baltimore, MD, and Everett, MA. On a more broad level, department supervisor salaries are highest in New York, Maine, New Jersey, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Nevada, and California. On the contrary, Oklahoma, Utah, and South Carolina offer the lowest department supervisor salaries.

City
Average Salary
San Jose, CA
San Jose, CA
$67,448
$67k
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield, CT
$64,964
$65k
Auburn, NY
Auburn, NY
$62,534
$63k
Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA
$60,992
$61k
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, MD
$59,798
$60k
Everett, MA
Everett, MA
$59,288
$59k
Harrisonburg, VA
Harrisonburg, VA
$58,715
$59k
Pasadena, TX
Pasadena, TX
$58,228
$58k
Commerce, MI
Commerce, MI
$56,193
$56k
Miami, FL
Miami, FL
$55,529
$56k

High Paying Department Supervisor Jobs

Average Department Supervisor 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 Kaiser Permanente and CVS Health as they offer the highest salaries for department supervisors.

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Department Supervisor Salary History

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    Department Supervisor Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for a department supervisor 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 Department Supervisor Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    Formulation Department Supervisor
    Formulation Department Supervisor
    Watertown, WI
    Watertown, WI
    10/15/2020
    10/15/2020
    $48,794
    $48,794
    10/15/2020
    Business Office Department Supervisor-Accounts Receivable Needed In NE Portland
    Business Office Department Supervisor-Accounts Receivable Needed In NE Portland
    Portland, OR
    Portland, OR
    09/23/2020
    09/23/2020
    $52,217
    $52,217
    09/23/2020
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Lincoln Park, MI
    Lincoln Park, MI
    08/12/2020
    08/12/2020
    $45,914
    $45,914
    08/12/2020
    Sterile Processing Department Supervisor-Evenings
    Sterile Processing Department Supervisor-Evenings
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    07/26/2020
    07/26/2020
    $48,398
    $48,398
    07/26/2020
    Sports Department Supervisor
    Sports Department Supervisor
    Pasco, WA
    Pasco, WA
    03/29/2020
    03/29/2020
    $100,000
    $100,000
    03/29/2020
    Sterile Processing Department Supervisor (Nights)
    Sterile Processing Department Supervisor (Nights)
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    03/11/2020
    03/11/2020
    $48,398
    $48,398
    03/11/2020
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Baltimore, MD
    Baltimore, MD
    11/18/2019
    11/18/2019
    $35,479
    $35,479
    11/18/2019
    Contingent Resource Solutions LLC
    Contingent Resource Solutions LLC
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Rock Hill, SC
    Rock Hill, SC
    10/14/2019
    10/14/2019
    $65,000
    $65,000
    10/14/2019
    Town of Coopertown
    Town of Coopertown
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Springfield, TN
    Springfield, TN
    09/30/2019
    09/30/2019
    $45,000
    $45,000
    09/30/2019
    Contingent Resource Solutions LLC
    Contingent Resource Solutions LLC
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Department Supervisor
    Rock Hill, SC
    Rock Hill, SC
    09/26/2019
    09/26/2019
    $65,000
    $65,000
    09/26/2019