Salary for Driver/Sales Workers

Also known as:  Bakery Deliverer, Bobtailer, Delivery Sales worker, Newspaper Deliverer, Newspaper Delivery Driver, Pizza Delivery Driver, Route Sales Person, Route Salesperson, Sales Route Driver helps management and administration professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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The main duty of this employee is to drive truck, car or other vehicle on an established route in order to deliver goods, such as take-out food or groceries. They may also pick up items such as laundry. This job is not usually dangerous, but it does require that workers sit for very long periods of time, which can strain the body. These positions usually require a high school diploma. Once hired, a new employee will need up to one year of formal training before beginning work.

A Driver/Sales Worker receives a compensation between 16000 and 24000 depending on the level of seniority. Driver/Sales Workers get wages of Twenty Seven Thousand One Hundred dollars every year.

Driver/Sales Workers can receive the highest pay in the District of Columbia, where they earn compensation, on average, of approximately $35110. People in this job function receive the highest compensation in Transportation and Warehousing, which has salary pay of $38080.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 14.61 percent nationwide in that time.
Driver/Sales Workers tend to make the most in the following industries
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $38,080
Transportation and Warehousing $34,720
Other Services (except Public Administration) $34,430
Manufacturing $33,030
Wholesale Trade $32,960
Management of Companies and Enterprises $32,650
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Accommodation and Food Services $19,210
Health Care and Social Assistance $24,360
Information $26,950
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $26,970
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $28,090
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $28,250