Entry-Level Delivery Driver Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Delivery Driver is $12.12 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are HAZMAT, CDL, CDL Class A, and forklift.

$22,189 - $59,101
$22K
$36K
$59K
MEDIAN: $35,808
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$8.13 - $18.47
$8
$12
$18
MEDIAN: $12.28
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$0$59K
Salary $22,189 - $59,101
Bonus $103.65 - $3,010
Profit Sharing $40.85 - $4,066
Commission $6.30 - $15,050
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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$18,624 - $46,655
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 651
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $8.13 - $18.47
Hourly Tips $0.49 - $8.39
Overtime $13.89 - $28.39
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $103.65 - $3,010
Commission $6.30 - $15,050
Profit Sharing $40.85 - $4,066
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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$18,624 - $46,655
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,136

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $28,884

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Delivery Driver Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Delivery Driver in Hattiesburg:
"Things you go through in the professional world."
Perform with a professional attitude at all times, be productive, caring, understanding, focused, safe, responsible, helpful and kind.

Delivery Driver in Carmichael:
"Terrible Employer."
Minimal pay, Micro-manager boss, Look somewhere else.

Delivery Driver in Stratford:
"Still learning."
Be patient and learn as much as you can, and always ask questions.

Delivery Driver in Baldwin Park:
"There are time windows that I have to meet."
Don't stress out about on the job training because it gets easier as time goes by.

Delivery Driver in San Diego:
"Company was sold."
Look for companies that will promote from within.

Delivery Driver in Nampa:
"How much labor intensive it is."
Get the most money you can, be physically prepared.

Delivery Driver in Honolulu:
"Practice Defensive Driving."
Learn your delivery routes and customers well, and practice good defensive driving to avoid accidents. You can also upgrade to CDL to increase your income and benefits.

Key Stats for Delivery Driver

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 536 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
12%
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Skills That Affect Delivery Driver Salaries

HAZMAT
▲42%

CDL
▲33%

forklift
▲12%

CDL Class A
▲12%


National Average
$29,000


Jobsite Delivery
▼2%

Driver/Core Development
▼2%


Driver
▼3%

delivery driver
▼6%

Driving
▼8%

Food Preparation
▼8%

▼16%

Customer Service Metrics
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 536 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 50%
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