Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Delivery Driver is $8.62
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Delivery Drivers?
An entry-level Delivery Driver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $8.20 based on 5 salaries. An early career Delivery Driver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $8.68 based on 27 salaries.
What Do Delivery Drivers Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.