Dumbbell Row Standards (lb)

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

Our dumbbell row standards are based on 98,000 lifts by Strength Level users.

Dumbbell strength standards are based on the weight of each dumbbell, not the weight of two added together. For example, if you bicep curl 20 lb dumbbells in each arm that would count as 20 lb not the total 40 lb.

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Male Dumbbell Row Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
110 18 x0.16 35 x0.32 59 x0.54 90 x0.82 125 x1.14
120 21 x0.18 40 x0.33 66 x0.55 98 x0.82 135 x1.12
130 25 x0.19 45 x0.35 72 x0.56 106 x0.82 144 x1.11
140 29 x0.21 50 x0.36 79 x0.56 114 x0.81 153 x1.09
150 33 x0.22 55 x0.37 85 x0.56 121 x0.81 161 x1.08
160 36 x0.23 60 x0.37 91 x0.57 128 x0.8 170 x1.06
170 40 x0.23 64 x0.38 96 x0.57 135 x0.79 177 x1.04
180 43 x0.24 69 x0.38 102 x0.57 141 x0.78 185 x1.03
190 47 x0.25 73 x0.39 107 x0.56 148 x0.78 192 x1.01
200 51 x0.25 78 x0.39 113 x0.56 154 x0.77 199 x1
210 54 x0.26 82 x0.39 118 x0.56 160 x0.76 206 x0.98
220 57 x0.26 86 x0.39 123 x0.56 165 x0.75 212 x0.97
230 61 x0.26 90 x0.39 127 x0.55 171 x0.74 219 x0.95
240 64 x0.27 94 x0.39 132 x0.55 177 x0.74 225 x0.94
250 67 x0.27 98 x0.39 137 x0.55 182 x0.73 231 x0.92
260 70 x0.27 102 x0.39 141 x0.54 187 x0.72 237 x0.91
270 73 x0.27 106 x0.39 146 x0.54 192 x0.71 243 x0.9
280 77 x0.27 109 x0.39 150 x0.54 197 x0.7 248 x0.89
290 80 x0.27 113 x0.39 154 x0.53 202 x0.7 253 x0.87
300 83 x0.28 117 x0.39 158 x0.53 207 x0.69 259 x0.86
310 85 x0.28 120 x0.39 162 x0.52 211 x0.68 264 x0.85
All 37 63 97 139 186

These male standards were last updated 2 weeks ago and are based on 33,000 filtered lifts.

Note: these dumbbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 2 kg / 4.4 lb. Dumbbell strength standards are based on the weight of each dumbbell, not the weight of two added together.

Female Dumbbell Row Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
90 11 x0.12 21 x0.23 36 x0.39 54 x0.6 75 x0.84
100 12 x0.12 23 x0.23 38 x0.38 57 x0.57 79 x0.79
110 13 x0.12 25 x0.23 41 x0.37 60 x0.55 83 x0.75
120 15 x0.12 27 x0.22 43 x0.36 63 x0.53 86 x0.72
130 16 x0.12 29 x0.22 45 x0.35 66 x0.51 89 x0.69
140 17 x0.12 30 x0.22 47 x0.34 68 x0.49 92 x0.66
150 19 x0.12 32 x0.21 49 x0.33 71 x0.47 95 x0.63
160 20 x0.12 33 x0.21 51 x0.32 73 x0.46 98 x0.61
170 21 x0.12 35 x0.2 53 x0.31 75 x0.44 100 x0.59
180 22 x0.12 36 x0.2 55 x0.31 77 x0.43 103 x0.57
190 23 x0.12 38 x0.2 57 x0.3 79 x0.42 105 x0.55
200 24 x0.12 39 x0.19 58 x0.29 81 x0.41 107 x0.54
210 25 x0.12 40 x0.19 60 x0.28 83 x0.4 109 x0.52
220 26 x0.12 41 x0.19 61 x0.28 85 x0.39 111 x0.51
230 27 x0.12 43 x0.19 63 x0.27 87 x0.38 113 x0.49
240 28 x0.12 44 x0.18 64 x0.27 88 x0.37 115 x0.48
250 29 x0.12 45 x0.18 66 x0.26 90 x0.36 117 x0.47
260 30 x0.11 46 x0.18 67 x0.26 92 x0.35 119 x0.46
All 17 30 48 70 94

These female standards were last updated 2 weeks ago and are based on 6,000 filtered lifts.

Note: these dumbbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 2 kg / 4.4 lb. Dumbbell strength standards are based on the weight of each dumbbell, not the weight of two added together.

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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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