How much does a Continuous Improvement Specialist make in the United States? The average Continuous Improvement Specialist salary in the United States is $83,260 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $70,390 and $94,110. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Continuous Improvement Specialist evaluates all continuous improvement activities and implements plans to optimize performance and processes. Assists with the implementation of Lean Manufacturing goals and strategies for improving the operations and processes within the organization. Being a Continuous Improvement Specialist typically requires a bachelor's degree. Employs Lean methodologies and tools in order to accomplish business objectives. In addition, Continuous Improvement Specialist also requires training and Lean certification through an accredited organization. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Working as a Continuous Improvement Specialist typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2020

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