Messenger Salary

A Messenger earns an average wage of $12.31 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$12,164 - $82,851
$12K
$28K
$83K
MEDIAN: $27,513
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50%
90%

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$9.19 - $16.52
$9
$12
$17
MEDIAN: $12.31
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$12,164 - $82,851  
   
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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$18,790 - $47,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.19 - $16.52  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.40  
Overtime
$11.23 - $25.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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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$18,790 - $47,006  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Job Description for Messenger

  • Acquire and transport items per client request and policy specifications.
  • Record transactions in appropriate logs, updating clients and coworkers as needed.
  • Utilize proper equipment to ensure package and personal safety.

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Key Stats for Messenger

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Messenger Salaries

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Experienced
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 45%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 55%
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