Smith Machine Squat vs Machine Shoulder Press

Overall comparison

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

Metric Smith Machine Squat Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Daily count 17 39 ↓22 ↓56%
Total lifts entered 17 64,007 ↓63,990 ↓99.97%

Male comparison

The average smith machine squat entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average machine shoulder press.

The bodyweight of men entering smith machine squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering machine shoulder press lifts.

Metric Smith Machine Squat Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 261.3 lb 168.3 lb ↑93 lb ↑55%
Elite lift 469.9 lb 350.1 lb ↑119.8 lb ↑34%
Average bodyweight 167.9 lb 175.8 lb ↓7.9 lb ↓4%
Lifts analysed 494 13,443 ↓12,949 ↓96%

Female comparison

The average smith machine squat entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average machine shoulder press.

The bodyweight of women entering smith machine squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering machine shoulder press lifts.

Metric Smith Machine Squat Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 152.1 lb 74.1 lb ↑78.1 lb ↑105%
Elite lift 294.8 lb 174.4 lb ↑120.4 lb ↑69%
Average bodyweight 135.7 lb 148.2 lb ↓12.5 lb ↓8%
Lifts analysed 131 1,866 ↓1,735 ↓93%