Pizza Delivery Driver Salary (United States)

A Pizza Delivery Driver earns an average wage of $7.41 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
Pizza Delivery Driver Total Pay (?
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$10,652 - $24,432
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MEDIAN: $16,601
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Pizza Delivery Driver Total Pay (?
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$5.87 - $8.72
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MEDIAN: $7.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$9K$18K$27K
Salary
$10,652 - $24,432  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $293.61  
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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$13,730 - $21,740  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 318
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$5$10$15
Hourly Rate
$5.87 - $8.72  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.99 - $6.56  
Overtime
$0.39 - $13.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$10K$20K$30K
Bonus
$0.00 - $293.61  
   
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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$13,730 - $21,740  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 318
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Job Description for Pizza Delivery Driver

Pizza Delivery Drivers are individuals who are highly motivated and able to work unsupervised for long periods of time. A Pizza Delivery Driver's daily activities include delivering pizzas and other ordered items to customers. Delivery drivers are responsible for taking and processing orders made over the phone and online via the restaurant's website. In periods of downtime, Delivery Drivers will be responsible for helping out in-store staff members.
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Pizza Delivery Driver Tasks
  • Assist customers with any food order questions in the store.
  • Take food orders over the phone and enter orders in the cash register.
  • Prepare different ingredients used to make the food.
  • Deliver food orders to customers' residences.
  • Clean all food preparation areas and dishes.
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Pizza Delivery Driver Reviews

What is it like working as a Pizza Delivery Driver at Papa John's Pizza?
Pizza Delivery Driver in Ohio:
"Great Place To Work."
Pros: Good tips, laid back atmosphere, good hours.
Cons: Tips are far and few between, rushed days can be hectic, not allowed to grow facial hair.

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Experience Affects Pizza Delivery Driver Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
Late-Career
up arrow 7%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
National Average
$17,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 3 out of 5 based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
30%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 6% dental benefits Dental: 2%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 93%
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