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Team Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$83,000
$50,000
$83,000
$136,000
Did you know that the average team leader makes $83,267 per year? That's valued at $40.03 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $50,000 and $137,000, meaning team leaders have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most team leaders find a job with retail and hospitality companies, while others work for retail, finance, and automotive companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. Maine, Nevada and New Hampshire are the top states in the U.S. to pay team leaders the highest salaries.
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Map of Team Leader Salaries

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

Average Salary

Average Team Leader Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a team leader is roughly $83,267 per year, which boils down to $40.03 per hour. Interestingly enough, team leaders have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $100,972 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $54,000. Additionally, team leaders make more than the average salary in Seattle, WA, New York, NY, Boston, MA, Washington, DC, and Jersey City, NJ. On a more broad level, team leader salaries are highest in Maine, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oregon, California, New York, and Washington. On the contrary, Kentucky, Iowa, and Montana offer the lowest team leader salaries.

High Paying Team Leader Jobs

Average Team Leader Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a team leader, working for Bloomberg or Google might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Bain & Company and Ericsson USA report highly competitive salaries for team leaders.

Company
Average Salary
$184,524
$185k
$166,098
$166k
$153,945
$154k
$153,940
$154k
$150,144
$150k

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Team Leader Salary History

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    Average Team Leader Pay By Industry

    As we previously stated, team leader salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that retail, finance, and automotive companies tend to offer much higher salaries for team leaders. For example, team leaders make a whopping average salary of $91,270 while working for retail companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $89,963 at finance companies and $87,768 at automotive companies. But team leaders may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $62,297.

    Industry
    Average Salary
    Retail
    Retail
    $91,270
    $91k
    Finance
    Finance
    $89,963
    $90k
    Automotive
    Automotive
    $87,768
    $88k
    Technology
    Technology
    $84,964
    $85k
    Manufacturing
    Manufacturing
    $83,850
    $84k
    Health Care
    Health Care
    $72,044
    $72k
    Hospitality
    Hospitality
    $62,297
    $62k

    Team Leader Salary By Experience Level

    The salary for a team 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.

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