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What are typical delivery driver salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field?

What skills should you learn to increase your salary?

KevinL in Cleveland, Ohio

100 months ago

As a pizza delivery driver, I make minimum wage ($6.95 in Ohio) plus tips, plus a per-delivery reimbursement towards gas & auto maintenance.

The reimbursement is currently $0.95.

I average 2 deliveries per hour and $2 per tip, but this will vary greatly depending on your particular delivery area and restaurant.

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JakeB in Norwalk, Ohio

99 months ago

KevinL, do you work for a national chain, or ma-pop shop? I ask, because since Ohio State Minimum Wage increase, my ma-pa shop decided to declare us 'tipped employees'; hence, I'm still at $5.15/hr. TIA

KevinL in Elyria, Ohio

99 months ago

JakeB said: KevinL, do you work for a national chain, or ma-pop shop? I ask, because since Ohio State Minimum Wage increase, my ma-pa shop decided to declare us 'tipped employees'; hence, I'm still at $5.15/hr. TIA

I'm at one of the big 3, and I'm just about 40 minutes from you, near Elyria.

How much of your time is spent earning tips? Our drivers do ALOT of prep work and dishes ... I don't think they could get away with giving us the "tipped" minimum.

JakeB in Norwalk, Ohio

99 months ago

We required to do dishes, fold boxes, answer phones, and help with the carryout window.

jimb in Peoria, Illinois

99 months ago

im in ohio located near norwalk ive been laid off since december i do hvac and electrical work does anyone know of jobs around this area ive been looking everywhere thanks

Tina Rose Majoue in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

99 months ago

JakeB said: We required to do dishes, fold boxes, answer phones, and help with the carryout window.

what company and where are you located

JakeB in Norwalk, Ohio

98 months ago

It's a Ma-Pa(owned by 2 brothers) Pizza Restaurant located in Sandusky.

tony G in Long Beach, California

87 months ago

im subcontractor get paid a daily flat rate if i show up i get paid $150 per day could be 4 hours to 12 hours of furniture delivery with helper he gets paid $100 per day
contractor gets paid $25 per stop we average about 20

Jose in Los Angeles, California

86 months ago

Host said: What are typical delivery driver salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field?

What skills should you learn to increase your salary?

well, some companies promise you 800 a week, but they don't pay your gas, so it is possible you will spend 200 just in gas by week , so you gonna make only 600 less taxes. More you drive no necesarly more money you make, but you more gas spend. It depends what companies you are working for. Other companies make you drive 300 miles everyday. So do numbers who's taking your earnings.

tom in Dumfries, Virginia

84 months ago

i work fo pizza hut get $6hr and atleast 8-10 delivery in 4-5 hrs usually get $45-$55 including the $1.15 delivery reimbursement for gas , i work 4dayz a week get like $140-150 a week n pay cheq comes like $140/2week, its good for part time n also if u like free food :)

Jose in Los Angeles, California

84 months ago

work for dominos and I make 45 delivering 13 pizzas plus my salary but no free food, in just 4 hours. salary is $8.00 /hour,just 60 miles total.

Kristin in Williamsport, Pennsylvania

45 months ago

When I was a delivery Driver for Papa Johns I was only making 5.25 an hour plus tips... I would usually take home anywhere between 40 and 100 dollars a night depending on how many deliveries I made, and that included 1.10 for delivery fee

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