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Route Driver salary in United States

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

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The average salary for a route driver is $22.68 per hour in the United States. 17.8k salaries reported, updated at June 21, 2022.

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Top companies for Route Drivers in United States

  1. UPS
    49838 reviews16244 salaries reported
    $35.29per hour
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Highest paying cities for Route Drivers in United States

  1. Dallas, TX
    $23.64 per hour
    75 salaries reported
  2. Austin, TX
    $23.49 per hour
    164 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $23.16 per hour
    85 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $23.15 per hour
    217 salaries reported
  2. Phoenix, AZ
    $23.12 per hour
    129 salaries reported
  3. Columbus, OH
    $22.68 per hour
    120 salaries reported
  1. Indianapolis, IN
    $22.35 per hour
    199 salaries reported
  2. Omaha, NE
    $21.83 per hour
    45 salaries reported
  3. Oklahoma City, OK
    $21.72 per hour
    51 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 $22.58 per hour

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