The average pay for a Courier / Messenger is AU$20.30 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$28,692 - AU$72,719
AU$29K
AU$41K
AU$73K
MEDIAN: AU$40,628
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AU$17.58 - AU$25.80
AU$18
AU$20
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.39
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
Salary
AU$28,692 - AU$72,719  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$35,475 - AU$59,793  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$17.58 - AU$25.80  
   
Overtime
AU$28.49  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$35,475 - AU$59,793  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 96

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Pay by Experience Level for Courier / Messenger

Pay by Experience for a Courier / Messenger has a positive trend. An entry-level Courier / Messenger with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 76 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Courier / Messenger with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Courier / Messenger which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 20 salaries. A Courier / Messenger with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$42,401

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Key Stats for Courier / Messenger

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Courier / Messenger Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
AU$42,000

▼1%

Gender

Female
32 %
Male
68 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%
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