Average Lead Supervisor Salary
$57,000 yearly
$20.36 hourly
Updated July 28, 2021
$31,000
10 %
$57,000
Median
$104,000
90 %
Lead supervisors in the United States make an average salary of $57,707 per year or $27.74 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $31,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $104,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Connecticut, Washington, New Hampshire, Louisiana, and Michigan provide the highest lead supervisor salaries.

Average Lead Supervisor Salary By State

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

Average Salary

Lead Supervisor average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$53,848
$53,848
$25.89
$25.89
Alaska
Alaska
$48,526
$48,526
$23.33
$23.33
Arizona
Arizona
$57,133
$57,133
$27.47
$27.47
Arkansas
Arkansas
$54,734
$54,734
$26.31
$26.31
California
California
$63,847
$63,847
$30.70
$30.70
Colorado
Colorado
$52,202
$52,202
$25.10
$25.10
Connecticut
Connecticut
$75,864
$75,864
$36.47
$36.47
Delaware
Delaware
$59,994
$59,994
$28.84
$28.84
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$74,062
$74,062
$35.61
$35.61
Florida
Florida
$58,827
$58,827
$28.28
$28.28
Georgia
Georgia
$49,862
$49,862
$23.97
$23.97
Hawaii
Hawaii
$34,941
$34,941
$16.80
$16.80
Idaho
Idaho
$65,946
$65,946
$31.70
$31.70
Illinois
Illinois
$50,248
$50,248
$24.16
$24.16
Indiana
Indiana
$48,915
$48,915
$23.52
$23.52
Iowa
Iowa
$60,507
$60,507
$29.09
$29.09
Kansas
Kansas
$55,395
$55,395
$26.63
$26.63
Kentucky
Kentucky
$54,193
$54,193
$26.05
$26.05
Louisiana
Louisiana
$73,058
$73,058
$35.12
$35.12
Maine
Maine
$57,802
$57,802
$27.79
$27.79
Maryland
Maryland
$66,738
$66,738
$32.09
$32.09
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$72,262
$72,262
$34.74
$34.74
Michigan
Michigan
$72,544
$72,544
$34.88
$34.88
Minnesota
Minnesota
$60,877
$60,877
$29.27
$29.27
Mississippi
Mississippi
$52,809
$52,809
$25.39
$25.39
Missouri
Missouri
$52,604
$52,604
$25.29
$25.29
Montana
Montana
$46,259
$46,259
$22.24
$22.24
Nebraska
Nebraska
$47,330
$47,330
$22.75
$22.75
Nevada
Nevada
$51,311
$51,311
$24.67
$24.67
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$73,245
$73,245
$35.21
$35.21
New Jersey
New Jersey
$66,321
$66,321
$31.89
$31.89
New Mexico
New Mexico
$63,235
$63,235
$30.40
$30.40
New York
New York
$59,985
$59,985
$28.84
$28.84
North Carolina
North Carolina
$53,161
$53,161
$25.56
$25.56
North Dakota
North Dakota
$48,640
$48,640
$23.38
$23.38
Ohio
Ohio
$52,571
$52,571
$25.27
$25.27
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$54,504
$54,504
$26.20
$26.20
Oregon
Oregon
$62,654
$62,654
$30.12
$30.12
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$59,716
$59,716
$28.71
$28.71
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$62,979
$62,979
$30.28
$30.28
South Carolina
South Carolina
$57,771
$57,771
$27.77
$27.77
South Dakota
South Dakota
$45,256
$45,256
$21.76
$21.76
Tennessee
Tennessee
$47,957
$47,957
$23.06
$23.06
Texas
Texas
$52,282
$52,282
$25.14
$25.14
Utah
Utah
$50,090
$50,090
$24.08
$24.08
Vermont
Vermont
$55,158
$55,158
$26.52
$26.52
Virginia
Virginia
$66,384
$66,384
$31.92
$31.92
Washington
Washington
$74,351
$74,351
$35.75
$35.75
West Virginia
West Virginia
$70,374
$70,374
$33.83
$33.83
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$56,780
$56,780
$27.30
$27.30
Wyoming
Wyoming
$60,217
$60,217
$28.95
$28.95

Highest Paying Cities For Lead Supervisor

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Farmington Hills, MI
Farmington Hills, MI
$72,652
$72,652
$34.93
$34.93
New York, NY
New York, NY
$60,101
$60,101
$28.89
$28.89
El Cajon, CA
El Cajon, CA
$59,102
$59,102
$28.41
$28.41
Orlando, FL
Orlando, FL
$58,628
$58,628
$28.19
$28.19
Oklahoma City, OK
Oklahoma City, OK
$54,814
$54,814
$26.35
$26.35
Houston, TX
Houston, TX
$52,870
$52,870
$25.42
$25.42

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Location

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Quality Assurance Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $67,184

    A quality assurance supervisor oversees and leads the quality control operations within a manufacturing plant or similar establishment. They are primarily responsible for crafting and implementing policies that prioritize the efficiency of products or services, supervising and evaluating the performances of the workforce, and setting standards and procedures that align not just with the goals of the company, but the national and international level of production standards. Furthermore, as a supervisor in the field, it is crucial to encourage and shape quality assurance workers into valuable members of the company.
    53,207 Quality Assurance Supervisor Jobs
    Night Shift Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $40,680

    A Night Shift Supervisor is a person who manages and supervises night shift production. Their responsibilities include: providing good customer services, ensuring efficiencies of tasks, ensuring cost objectives are met, training and guiding a team of workers, ensuring staff and the working environment is in line with compliance standards, help the site team ensure the company specifications on products are made with the quality of the products intact, acting as a communication bridge between associates and management to address key issues and conducting minor repairs during their shift to ensure the work does not lag.
    81,425 Night Shift Supervisor Jobs
    Working Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $51,883

    A working supervisor is responsible for overseeing the daily performance of employees. Depending on the business, company, or organization, a working supervisor's primary job is to orchestrate coordinated teamwork. This job requires excellent communication and organizational skills. These skills ensure that working supervisors can transfer information or instructions from higher-level management to employees and provide reports to upper management.
    20,985 Working Supervisor Jobs
    Processing Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $55,263

    A processing supervisor is responsible for overseeing the overall operational processes of a department and ensuring that the team members adhere to the highest quality standards and efficiency. Processing supervisors strategize efficient techniques to maximize the productivity and performance of the staff to deliver customer satisfaction and increase the company's brand reputation to the public. They also coordinate with clients, respond to inquiries and concerns, and resolve any complications related to the process and project management procedures.
    27,940 Processing Supervisor Jobs
    Control Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $66,336

    Control Supervisors are responsible for overseeing the operational performance of an organization from a control room. Their duties include undertaking service escalations to site engineers, streamlining system deployments, ensure smooth stock-flow, and develop quality assurance improvements. They are responsible for setting team performance metrics, ensuring proper documentation processing, and providing guidance for operational efficiency. Control supervisors also report stock issues to the control room manager and ensure the work area is clean and adheres to all safety regulations.
    38,552 Control Supervisor Jobs
    2nd Shift Supervisor

    Avg. salary: $28,236

    A 2nd shift supervisor is responsible for supporting the operations of a department, managing the staff's performance, and assisting the team in achieving maximum productivity. They provide high-quality services for the customers by responding to their inquiries and concerns and resolving complaints. They also implement strategic procedures to achieve production goals, as well as identifying business opportunities that would drive more revenue resources and profits for the company. A 2nd shift supervisor also assists in handling the department's budget, ensuring adequate allocation to support operations.
    77,636 2nd Shift Supervisor Jobs

    Lead Supervisor Salaries By Years Of Experience

    The salary for a lead 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.

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    Company

    Recently Added Lead Supervisor Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Qcc/Lead Supervisor-Cage
    Qcc/Lead Supervisor-Cage
    Ione, WA
    Ione, WA
    06/29/2021
    06/29/2021
    $47,083
    $47,083
    06/29/2021
    Supervisor, Front of House Lead
    Supervisor, Front of House Lead
    Denver, CO
    Denver, CO
    06/26/2021
    06/26/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    06/26/2021
    The Reserves Network
    The Reserves Network
    Supervisor/Lead
    Supervisor/Lead
    Supervisor/Lead
    Mentor, OH
    Mentor, OH
    06/17/2021
    06/17/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    06/17/2021
    Catering Lead/Supervisor
    Catering Lead/Supervisor
    Binghamton, NY
    Binghamton, NY
    06/15/2021
    06/15/2021
    $31,305
    $31,305
    06/15/2021
    Dishroom-Lead Supervisor
    Dishroom-Lead Supervisor
    San Diego, CA
    San Diego, CA
    06/12/2021
    06/12/2021
    $38,902
    $38,902
    06/12/2021
    Lead Supervisor
    Lead Supervisor
    Rantoul, IL
    Rantoul, IL
    06/07/2021
    06/07/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    06/07/2021
    Lead Supervisor-Packaging/Manufacturing
    Lead Supervisor-Packaging/Manufacturing
    Wilmington, DE
    Wilmington, DE
    06/05/2021
    06/05/2021
    $37,566
    $37,566
    06/05/2021
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Knoxville, TN
    Knoxville, TN
    04/29/2021
    04/29/2021
    $22,957
    $22,957
    04/29/2021
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Knoxville, TN
    Knoxville, TN
    03/24/2021
    03/24/2021
    $22,957
    $22,957
    03/24/2021
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Supervisor, FOH Lead
    Knoxville, TN
    Knoxville, TN
    03/22/2021
    03/22/2021
    $22,957
    $22,957
    03/22/2021

    Average Lead Supervisor Salary by Demographic

    Lead Supervisor Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $51,557
    female-income
    Female Income
    $45,058
    Median Lead Supervisor Income by Race
    Asian lead supervisors have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american lead supervisors have the lowest average salary at $46,487.
    $51,000
    $50,000
    $49,000
    $48,000
    $47,000
    $46,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$49,686
    Black or African American$46,487
    Asian$49,723
    Unknown$48,171
    Hispanic or Latino$47,472
    Average Lead Supervisor Salary by Education Level
    Lead supervisors with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $75,132 annually. With a Bachelors degree, lead supervisors earn a median annual income of $64,852 compared to $56,464 for lead supervisors with an Associate degree.
    $77,000
    $72,000
    $67,000
    $62,000
    $57,000
    $52,000
    $47,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree
    Master's Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$51,557
    Some College/ Associate Degree$56,464
    Bachelor's Degree$64,852
    Master's Degree$75,132