Mid-Career Delivery Driver Salary

Mid-Career Delivery Drivers take home approximately $14.80 per hour on average. Final cash compensation to Mid-Career Delivery Drivers varies from around $21K to approximately $57K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $5K and $15K, respectively. The specific employer and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. While some workers in this profession — more than a third — do not have any health coverage, the larger part do receive medical benefits and half have dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$25,524 - $71,607
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$42K
$72K
MEDIAN: $42,319
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$9.76 - $21.21
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$0$71K
Salary $25,524 - $71,607
Bonus $193.92 - $5,171
Profit Sharing $100.00 - $14,500
Commission $2.89 - $22,301
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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$21,345 - $56,848
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 264
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $9.76 - $21.21
Hourly Tips $0.31 - $10.93
Overtime $15.29 - $33.53
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $193.92 - $5,171
Commission $2.89 - $22,301
Profit Sharing $100.00 - $14,500
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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$21,345 - $56,848
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,171

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Popular Employer Salaries for Delivery Driver


Known for taking on a considerable number of Mid-Career Delivery Drivers, Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., United Parcel Service (UPS), Inc., FedEx Ground, Napa Auto Parts Company, and Advance Auto Parts, Inc. are leading firms in the industry. Although United Parcel Service (UPS), Inc. leads the field in pay with a median salary of $52K, employees there receive a wide spread of salaries, from $33K on the low end all the way up to $85K at the top. Other big spenders include FedEx Ground, Federal Express Corporation (FedEx), and Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., top-paying firms where Mid-Career Delivery Drivers see paychecks nearing $38K, $35K, or $31K.

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. doles out the lowest salaries in town — median pay is $19K — not to mention workers can only make as much as $21K and scope of pay is rather limited. Other low-paying employers include AutoZone, Inc. at $19K and Napa Auto Parts Company at $21K, though some Mid-Career Delivery Drivers there earn up to $52K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $34,354

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

Mid-Career Delivery Drivers will find that Houston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 18 percent. Mid-Career Delivery Drivers will also find cushy salaries in San Antonio (+11 percent), Seattle (+6 percent), Tulsa (+6 percent), and New York (+3 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Mid-Career Delivery Drivers in Las Vegas earning a whopping 20 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Oklahoma City and Cleveland (13 percent lower and 12 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Delivery Driver

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 211 votes.
5-9 years
71%
10-19 years
29%
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Skills That Affect Delivery Driver Salaries

HAZMAT
▲21%

CDL
▲15%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲9%

Safety Compliance
▲3%

National Average
$34,000



Customer Relations
▼4%


Sales
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 211 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 37%
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