Push Ups Standards (lb)

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

Our push ups standards are based on 296,000 lifts by Strength Level users.

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Male Push Ups Standards (lb/reps)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
110 < 1 -10 lb 17 +60 lb 42 +153 lb 73 +265 lb 107 +391 lb
120 1 -3 lb 18 +72 lb 43 +170 lb 72 +287 lb 105 +418 lb
130 3 +4 lb 20 +83 lb 43 +186 lb 72 +308 lb 103 +443 lb
140 4 +11 lb 21 +94 lb 43 +200 lb 71 +327 lb 101 +467 lb
150 5 +17 lb 21 +104 lb 43 +215 lb 70 +345 lb 98 +489 lb
160 6 +23 lb 22 +113 lb 43 +228 lb 68 +362 lb 96 +509 lb
170 7 +28 lb 22 +122 lb 43 +240 lb 67 +378 lb 94 +529 lb
180 7 +33 lb 22 +131 lb 43 +252 lb 66 +394 lb 92 +547 lb
190 8 +38 lb 22 +139 lb 42 +263 lb 65 +408 lb 90 +565 lb
200 8 +43 lb 22 +146 lb 42 +274 lb 64 +421 lb 88 +581 lb
210 8 +47 lb 22 +153 lb 41 +284 lb 63 +434 lb 86 +597 lb
220 8 +51 lb 22 +160 lb 40 +293 lb 61 +446 lb 84 +611 lb
230 8 +55 lb 22 +166 lb 40 +302 lb 60 +458 lb 82 +625 lb
240 9 +59 lb 22 +172 lb 39 +310 lb 59 +469 lb 80 +639 lb
250 9 +62 lb 22 +178 lb 39 +318 lb 58 +479 lb 79 +651 lb
260 9 +65 lb 22 +183 lb 38 +326 lb 57 +489 lb 77 +663 lb
270 9 +68 lb 21 +188 lb 37 +333 lb 56 +498 lb 75 +675 lb
280 9 +70 lb 21 +192 lb 37 +340 lb 55 +507 lb 74 +686 lb
290 9 +72 lb 21 +196 lb 36 +346 lb 54 +516 lb 72 +696 lb
300 9 +74 lb 21 +200 lb 36 +352 lb 53 +523 lb 71 +706 lb
310 9 +76 lb 20 +204 lb 35 +358 lb 52 +531 lb 70 +715 lb
All 3 20 43 71 101

These male standards were last updated 6 days ago and are based on 108,000 filtered lifts.

Female Push Ups Standards (lb/reps)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
90 < 1 -27 lb 5 +11 lb 20 +60 lb 40 +118 lb 62 +183 lb
100 < 1 -25 lb 6 +15 lb 21 +67 lb 39 +129 lb 59 +196 lb
110 < 1 -24 lb 7 +19 lb 21 +74 lb 38 +138 lb 57 +208 lb
120 < 1 -23 lb 7 +22 lb 20 +80 lb 37 +146 lb 55 +219 lb
130 < 1 -23 lb 7 +25 lb 20 +85 lb 36 +154 lb 53 +229 lb
140 < 1 -22 lb 7 +28 lb 20 +89 lb 35 +160 lb 51 +237 lb
150 < 1 -22 lb 7 +29 lb 19 +93 lb 34 +166 lb 49 +245 lb
160 < 1 -23 lb 7 +31 lb 19 +96 lb 33 +171 lb 48 +252 lb
170 < 1 -23 lb 7 +32 lb 18 +99 lb 32 +176 lb 46 +258 lb
180 < 1 -24 lb 7 +33 lb 17 +102 lb 30 +180 lb 44 +264 lb
190 < 1 -25 lb 7 +33 lb 17 +104 lb 29 +184 lb 43 +269 lb
200 < 1 -26 lb 7 +33 lb 16 +105 lb 28 +187 lb 42 +273 lb
210 < 1 -28 lb 6 +33 lb 16 +107 lb 28 +189 lb 40 +277 lb
220 < 1 -29 lb 6 +33 lb 15 +107 lb 27 +192 lb 39 +281 lb
230 < 1 -31 lb 6 +32 lb 15 +108 lb 26 +194 lb 38 +284 lb
240 < 1 -33 lb 6 +31 lb 14 +108 lb 25 +195 lb 36 +287 lb
250 < 1 -36 lb 5 +30 lb 14 +108 lb 24 +196 lb 35 +289 lb
260 < 1 -38 lb 5 +29 lb 13 +108 lb 23 +197 lb 34 +291 lb
All < 1 6 20 37 56

These female standards were last updated 6 days ago and are based on 15,000 filtered lifts.

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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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