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Driver salary in United States

How much does a Driver make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $18.23
Low $12.02
High $27.67
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a driver is $18.23 per hour in the United States. 63.9k salaries reported, updated at September 21, 2023

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Top companies for Drivers in United States

  1. UPS
    55,489 reviews270 salaries reported
    $24.18per hour
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Highest paying cities for Drivers near United States

  1. Denver, CO
    $20.89 per hour
    552 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $20.38 per hour
    394 salaries reported
  3. Indianapolis, IN
    $18.70 per hour
    309 salaries reported
  1. Salt Lake City, UT
    $18.48 per hour
    273 salaries reported
  2. Atlanta, GA
    $18.44 per hour
    367 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $17.51 per hour
    296 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $16.72 per hour
    406 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $16.68 per hour
    592 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $16.22 per hour
    531 salaries reported
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Where can a Driver earn more?

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Most common benefits for Drivers

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

Based on 48,799 ratings

41% of 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?

Delivery Driver

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Average $18.54 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Driver

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