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Delivery Driver salary in United States

How much does a Delivery Driver make in the United States?

Average base salary

$16.95
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a delivery driver is $16.95 per hour in the United States. 267.9k salaries reported, updated at June 28, 2022.

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Top companies for Delivery Drivers in United States

  1. J.B. Hunt
    3.3star
    3399 reviews10 salaries reported
    $44.83per hour
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Highest paying cities for Delivery Drivers in United States

  1. Portland, OR
    $19.76 per hour
    1194 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $19.09 per hour
    1208 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $18.41 per hour
    3333 salaries reported
  1. Chicago, IL
    $18.38 per hour
    1135 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $18.07 per hour
    1472 salaries reported
  3. Atlanta, GA
    $17.91 per hour
    1747 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $17.02 per hour
    639 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $16.88 per hour
    840 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $15.88 per hour
    1364 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Delivery Drivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet rider program
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 41,841 ratings

34% of Delivery Drivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Driver

543,925 job openings

Average $16.62 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Delivery Driver

As a delivery driver how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a delivery driver position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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Can you make good money by delivering pizza?

Yes, pizza delivery drivers can make good money as they will also get tips from the customers in addition to their fixed salary.

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Do delivery drivers get paid weekly or bi-weekly?

Payment occurs either weekly or biweekly. The frequency of payment for delivery driver depends on which state the job is in and their employer.

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