Shift Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$29,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$29,000
Median 50%
$50,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Cardinal Health
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a shift leader make?
Shift Leaders in America make, on average, $29,988 a year or $14.42 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 33,000. The top 10 percent earn over $50,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $17,000 annually. Hospitality companies and Retail companies have the most job opportunities for Shift Leaders. Some of the states with the best Shift Leader salaries are California, Maine, Pennsylvania, Arizona, and Washington. Most Shift Leaders spend 2.4 years in the position.
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Average Shift Leader Salary By Location

Across America, Shift Leaders make on average $29,988 annually or $14.42 hourly. The city with the highest Shift Leader salary is Los Angeles, CA at $35,218 per year. Not only that, Los Angeles, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $20,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Shift Leader salaries are California, Maine, Pennsylvania, Arizona, and Washington. Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, South Carolina, and Kentucky are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Shift Leader Salaries

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

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Average Shift Leader Salary By Company

If you are a Shift Leader, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Hospitality companies and Retail companies have the most job opportunities for Shift Leaders. Cardinal Health and IBM are the highest paying companies. Companies like Sanofi US and Pactiv also pay high salaries to their Shift Leaders.

Shift Leader Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Shift Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Shift Leader can range from $23,658 to $50,456 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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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Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$20,870
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$21,914
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$28,696
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