Team Leader Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$136,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bloomberg
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a team leader make?
The national average salary for a Team Leader in the U.S. is $83,267 annually or $40.03 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $137,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $50,000 per year. Retail companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Team Leader salaries are Maine, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oregon, and California. The typical tenure for a Team Leader is 3.0 years.

Average Team Leader Salary By Location

Across America, Team Leaders make on average $83,267 annually or $40.03 hourly. Team Leaders make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $100,972 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $54,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Team Leader salaries are Maine, Nevada, New Hampshire, Oregon, and California. Kentucky, Iowa, Montana, North Dakota, and Nebraska are the lowest earners.

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 Company

If you are a Team Leader, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Retail companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Team Leaders are Bloomberg and Google. Also, companies like Bain & Company and Ericsson USA pay their Team Leaders very well.
Company
Average Salary
$184,524
$185k
$166,098
$166k
$153,945
$154k
$153,940
$154k
$150,144
$150k

Average Team Leader Pay By Industry

Wages for Team Leaders can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Retail companies, Finance companies, and Automotive companies pay their Team Leaders well. Salaries for Team Leaders in Retail companies average $91,270 annually, while Finance companies and Automotive companies pay $89,963 and $87,768, respectively. The average salary for Team Leaders in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in 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 History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Team Leader Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Team Leader can range from $57,405 to $81,024 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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