Barbell Shrug Standards (lb)

Barbell shrug strength standards help you to compare your one-rep max lift with other lifters at your bodyweight.

Our barbell shrug standards are based on 32,000 lifts by Strength Level users.

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Male Barbell Shrug Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
110 42 x0.38 90 x0.82 159 x1.45 248 x2.26 352 x3.2
120 53 x0.44 106 x0.88 180 x1.5 274 x2.29 383 x3.19
130 64 x0.5 122 x0.93 201 x1.54 299 x2.3 412 x3.17
140 76 x0.54 137 x0.98 221 x1.58 324 x2.31 441 x3.15
150 88 x0.58 153 x1.02 240 x1.6 347 x2.31 468 x3.12
160 99 x0.62 168 x1.05 259 x1.62 370 x2.31 494 x3.09
170 111 x0.65 183 x1.07 277 x1.63 392 x2.3 519 x3.05
180 122 x0.68 197 x1.1 295 x1.64 413 x2.29 544 x3.02
190 133 x0.7 212 x1.11 313 x1.65 434 x2.28 567 x2.99
200 145 x0.72 226 x1.13 330 x1.65 454 x2.27 590 x2.95
210 156 x0.74 239 x1.14 346 x1.65 473 x2.25 612 x2.92
220 167 x0.76 253 x1.15 363 x1.65 492 x2.24 634 x2.88
230 177 x0.77 266 x1.16 379 x1.65 511 x2.22 655 x2.85
240 188 x0.78 279 x1.16 394 x1.64 529 x2.2 675 x2.81
250 199 x0.79 292 x1.17 409 x1.64 546 x2.18 695 x2.78
260 209 x0.8 305 x1.17 424 x1.63 563 x2.17 714 x2.75
270 219 x0.81 317 x1.17 439 x1.62 580 x2.15 733 x2.72
280 229 x0.82 329 x1.18 453 x1.62 596 x2.13 752 x2.68
290 239 x0.83 341 x1.18 467 x1.61 612 x2.11 770 x2.65
300 249 x0.83 353 x1.18 480 x1.6 628 x2.09 787 x2.62
310 259 x0.83 364 x1.17 494 x1.59 643 x2.08 804 x2.59
All 106 185 291 421 568

These male standards were last updated 5 days ago and are based on 18,000 filtered lifts.

Note: these barbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 20 kg / 44 lb.

Female Barbell Shrug Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
90 13 x0.15 44 x0.49 96 x1.06 167 x1.86 254 x2.82
100 17 x0.17 51 x0.51 105 x1.05 180 x1.8 269 x2.69
110 21 x0.19 57 x0.52 115 x1.04 192 x1.74 284 x2.58
120 25 x0.21 63 x0.53 123 x1.03 203 x1.69 297 x2.48
130 28 x0.22 69 x0.53 132 x1.01 214 x1.64 310 x2.39
140 32 x0.23 75 x0.54 140 x1 224 x1.6 322 x2.3
150 36 x0.24 81 x0.54 147 x0.98 233 x1.55 334 x2.22
160 40 x0.25 86 x0.54 154 x0.97 242 x1.51 345 x2.15
170 43 x0.25 91 x0.54 161 x0.95 251 x1.48 355 x2.09
180 47 x0.26 97 x0.54 168 x0.93 259 x1.44 365 x2.03
190 50 x0.26 102 x0.53 175 x0.92 268 x1.41 375 x1.97
200 53 x0.27 106 x0.53 181 x0.9 275 x1.38 384 x1.92
210 57 x0.27 111 x0.53 187 x0.89 283 x1.35 393 x1.87
220 60 x0.27 116 x0.53 193 x0.88 290 x1.32 401 x1.82
230 63 x0.28 120 x0.52 199 x0.86 297 x1.29 409 x1.78
240 66 x0.28 124 x0.52 204 x0.85 304 x1.27 417 x1.74
250 70 x0.28 128 x0.51 210 x0.84 310 x1.24 425 x1.7
260 73 x0.28 133 x0.51 215 x0.83 317 x1.22 432 x1.66
All 32 77 144 232 336

These female standards were last updated 5 days ago and are based on 969 filtered lifts.

Note: these barbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 20 kg / 44 lb.

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What do the strength standards mean?

Beginner
Stronger than 5% of lifters. A beginner lifter can perform the movement correctly and has practiced it for at least a month.
Novice
Stronger than 20% of lifters. A novice lifter has trained regularly in the technique for at least six months.
Intermediate
Stronger than 50% of lifters. An intermediate lifter has trained regularly in the technique for at least two years.
Advanced
Stronger than 80% of lifters. An advanced lifter has progressed for over five years.
Elite
Stronger than 95% of lifters. An elite lifter has dedicated over five years to become competitive at strength sports.

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Exercise Comparisons

Compare barbell shrug versus one of the following exercises:

Bench Deadlift Squat Shoulder Press Barbell Curl Bent Over Row Front Squat Incline Bench Press Hex Bar Deadlift Romanian Deadlift Hip Thrust Upright Row Decline Bench Press Good Morning T-Bar Row Pendlay Row Lying Tricep Extension Tricep Extension