£7.77
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£502

Profit Sharing

£265

Commission

£2,500

The average rate for a Delivery Driver is £7.60 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in cpc is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

£12,161 - £27,209
£12K
£18K
£27K
MEDIAN: £17,989
10%
50%
90%
£6.65 - £9.70
£6
£7
£9
MEDIAN: £7.77
10%
50%
90%
£0£27K
Salary £12,161 - £27,209
Bonus £0.00 - £2,517
Profit Sharing £265
Commission £2,500
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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£13,514 - £23,943
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 493
Hourly Data £0£14
Hourly Rate £6.65 - £9.70
Hourly Tips £0.00 - £1.34
Overtime £7.01 - £14.99
Annual Data £0£23K
Bonus £0.00 - £2,517
Commission £2,500
Profit Sharing £265
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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£13,514 - £23,943
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 772

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 ₤16,000 based on 503 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 ₤17,000 based on 159 salaries. An experienced Delivery Driver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 100 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 ₤19,000 based on 47 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £16,738

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Delivery Driver Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Delivery Driver?

Delivery Driver in Stevenage:
Pros: Its an easygoing atmosphere.
Cons: Unsocial hours.

Delivery Driver in London:
"Easy job."
Pros: Freedom. I like that I can work by myself.
Cons: Traffic is bad in London some times.

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Key Stats for Delivery Driver

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Delivery Driver Salaries

▲16%

▲10%

▲4%

National Average
₤17,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Delivery Driver Salaries

cpc
▲10%

Driver
▲3%


National Average
₤17,000

Driving
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 88%