A Delivery Driver in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average wage of AU$20.03 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$33,248 - AU$62,852
AU$33K
AU$47K
AU$63K
MEDIAN: AU$47,156
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50%
90%
AU$16.55 - AU$25.53
AU$17
AU$20
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$20.09
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$62K
Salary AU$33,248 - AU$62,852
Bonus AU$500
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$34,285 - AU$59,005
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 51
Hourly Data AU$0AU$39
Hourly Rate AU$16.55 - AU$25.53
Hourly Tips AU$0.83
Overtime AU$19.80 - AU$39.11
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
Bonus AU$500
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$34,285 - AU$59,005
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 118

Job Description for Delivery Driver

The primary role of a delivery driver is transportation. Delivery drivers typically operate a vehicle of some sort to deliver goods and other items to customers, clients, or other businesses. They are usually tasked with loading products into their vehicle as well. Delivery drivers generally spend a limited amount of time at the actual job site and more time commuting between their headquarters and delivery locations. Most of the work day is spent in a vehicle, with some loading time inside or outside depending on the company. The work is largely mental, with some physical elements interspersed.

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Delivery Driver Tasks

  • Check invoices to stock delivery van in order of best route to a series of deliveries.
  • Maintain a clean and safe vehicle.
  • Document route, deliveries, payments, maintenance and other information.
  • Safely and accurately deliver goods, receiving payments and answering questions If required.

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Pay by Experience Level for Delivery Driver

Pay by Experience for a Delivery Driver has a positive trend. An entry-level Delivery Driver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$41,000 based on 122 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Delivery Driver with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Delivery Driver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$47,000 based on 30 salaries. A Delivery Driver with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Delivery Driver

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Delivery Driver Salaries

▲10%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
AU$43,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Delivery Driver Salaries

National Average
AU$43,000



Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%