The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Van Driver is $11.26.
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$5 - $2,970
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Job Description for Van Driver
A van driver operates a larger-sized vehicle that is normally not quite large enough to be considered a truck. Companies hire van drivers to execute deliveries and pickups; transportation companies hire van drivers to shuttle passengers, such as at airports or for hotels. The van driver is normally required to have a high school diploma or equivalent. They also need a valid driver’s license, and - in situations where they drive passengers - may be required to carry a chauffeur’s license as well…Read more
Van Driver Tasks
- Transport riders to various locations in a safe, efficient manner.
- Follow all traffic laws and regulatory procedures.
- Assist passengers in boarding and disembarking from the vehicle.
- Complete weekly maintenance checks and report any incidents or accidents.
Popular Employer Salaries for Van Driver
The top respondents for the job title Van Driver are from the companies Professional Transportation Inc., Renzenberger Incorporated and AutoZone, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Renzenberger Incorporated where the average pay is $10.17. Professional Transportation Inc. pays the lowest at around $9.16.
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Popular Skills for Van Driver
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Skills in Transport, Safety Compliance and Jobsite Delivery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Driver/Core Development and Customer Service.
Pay by Experience Level for Van Driver
An entry-level Van Driver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.64 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Van Driver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.41 based on 256 salaries. An experienced Van Driver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.34 based on 213 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Van Driver in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 37.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (13.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (5.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (10.2% less), Denver, Colorado (9.1% less) and Cleveland, Ohio (6.9% less).
Years of Experience
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