Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Mover is $14.21
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Movers?
An entry-level Mover with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.60 based on 44 salaries. An early career Mover with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.64 based on 272 salaries. A mid-career Mover with 5-9 years …Read more
What Do Movers Do?
Movers generally work for moving companies or subcontractors of large corporations, or may have their own businesses. Movers generally work on teams, and are usually required to drive in addition to moving goods. Employers often prefer applicants with prior experience in the moving industry, but may also be willing to train the right people.
A high school diploma or equivalent is generally required for this position, and exceptional customer service and communication skills are important. …Read more
- Prepare materials, such as furniture, for safe transportation.
- Utilize physical ability to lift and carry heavy objects.
- Load and unload items from moving truck and help customers setup homes, offices or storage.