The average wage for a Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services in Houston, Texas is $17.45 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Safety Compliance and Customer Service.

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MEDIAN: $44,659
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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Salary
$44,660  
   
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$28,500 - $58,929  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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$13.57 - $20.51  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.00  
Overtime
$25.99  
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$28,500 - $58,929  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Experience Affects Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services Salaries

Safety Compliance
up arrow 15%

Customer Service
up arrow 14%

Jobsite Delivery
up arrow 5%

National Average
$40,000

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 6%

Customer Relations
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
medical benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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