To become a site leader, you usually need a bachelor's degree and 1-2 years of experience. The most common jobs before becoming a site leader are volunteer, internship, and team leader. Hiring managers expect a site leader to have soft skills such as flexibility, physical strength, and communication skills. Once you have all the required skills and experience, it takes an average of less than 1 month of job training to become a site leader.
The national average salary for site leaders is $64,886, but with the right certifications and experience, they can make up to $134,000. Getting a certification as a Six Sigma Green Belt will help you to earn more as a site leader.
Between 2018 and 2028, the career is expected to grow 8% and produce 33,800 job opportunities across the U.S.