Floor Press vs Shoulder Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of floor press lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of shoulder press lifts.

Metric Floor Press Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Daily count 23 1,783 ↓1,760 ↓99%
Total lifts entered 45,923 1,915,786 ↓1,869,863 ↓98%

Male comparison

The average floor press entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average shoulder press.

The bodyweight of men entering floor press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering shoulder press lifts.

Metric Floor Press Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 219.7 lb 139.4 lb ↑80.3 lb ↑58%
Elite lift 422.9 lb 241.9 lb ↑181 lb ↑75%
Average bodyweight 178.7 lb 177.2 lb ↑1.5 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 6,703 559,341 ↓552,638 ↓99%

Female comparison

The average floor press entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average shoulder press.

The bodyweight of women entering floor press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering shoulder press lifts.

Metric Floor Press Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 112.7 lb 73.9 lb ↑38.9 lb ↑53%
Elite lift 243.5 lb 139.5 lb ↑103.9 lb ↑74%
Average bodyweight 147.3 lb 144.4 lb ↑2.9 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 865 77,471 ↓76,606 ↓99%