How much does a Six Sigma Master Black Belt make? The median annual Six Sigma Master Black Belt salary is $137,490, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $117,292-$158,212, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Six Sigma Master Black Belt in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Six Sigma Master Black Belt in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Six Sigma Master Black Belt in the United States is $137,490, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Six Sigma Master Black Belt in the United States are expected to make less than $137,490.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Six Sigma Master Black Belt that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Six Sigma Master Black Belt are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Leads and manages Six Sigma project portfolios in order to accomplish measurable business process improvements. Employs Six Sigma methodology and analytics into organizational operations in order to accomplish business objectives. Works with Black Belt and Green Belt-certified professionals in the planning, designing, and accomplishing of key projects. Typically requires a master's degree and 10 years of experience in a process improvement function. Also requires training and certification through a Six Sigma accredited organization. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description