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Route driver salary in United States

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

Average base salary

Average $20.27
Low $14.18
High $28.96
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a route driver is $20.27 per hour in the United States. 13.4k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Route Drivers in United States

  1. Southwest Traders Inc
    100 reviews19 salaries reported
    $32.90per hour
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Highest paying cities for Route Drivers near United States

  1. San Antonio, TX
    $22.46 per hour
    113 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $22.28 per hour
    136 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $21.91 per hour
    100 salaries reported
  1. Indianapolis, IN
    $21.32 per hour
    116 salaries reported
  2. Oklahoma City, OK
    $21.27 per hour
    55 salaries reported
  3. Des Moines, IA
    $21.07 per hour
    45 salaries reported
  1. Omaha, NE
    $20.53 per hour
    49 salaries reported
  2. Nashville, TN
    $20.48 per hour
    75 salaries reported
  3. Houston, TX
    $19.59 per hour
    204 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Route Drivers

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

Based on 3,900 ratings

44% of Route 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?


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Average $18.24 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Route Driver

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