Delivery Driver/Manager Statistics in the US

The average employee age for delivery driver/managers is 44 years. The delivery driver/manager workforce reached a whopping 7,372 in 2020!

Among delivery driver/managers, we discovered that 21.7% of them are women, while 75.3% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among delivery driver/managers is White, which makes up 64.2% of all delivery driver/managers. Comparatively, there are 15.5% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Delivery driver/managers are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, delivery driver/managers are more likely to find a job in the hospitality industry.

From where do we know all information about delivery driver/manager demographics? We analyzed 2,884 delivery driver/managers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Delivery Driver/Manager Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as delivery driver/managers. Keep reading to find out what the results for delivery driver/managers were.

Delivery Driver/Manager Gender Ratio

Among delivery driver/managers, 21.7% of them are women compared to 75.3% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 75.3%
  • Female, 21.7%
  • Unknown, 3.0%

Delivery Driver/Manager Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among delivery driver/managers is White, which makes up 64.2% of all delivery driver/managers. Comparatively, there are 15.5% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.6% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 64.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 15.5%
  • Black or African American, 11.6%
  • Asian, 6.0%
  • Unknown, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Delivery Driver/Managers

The chart below shows that 59.1% of delivery driver/managers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is German at 9.1% and Japanese is the third-most popular at 6.8%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 59.1%
  • German, 9.1%
  • Japanese, 6.8%
  • Portuguese, 4.5%
  • French, 4.5%
  • Other, 16.0%

Delivery Driver/Manager Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among delivery driver/managers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Delivery Driver/Manager Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the delivery driver/manager position over time.

Male
Female
86%
83%
80%
76%
73%
70%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Delivery Driver/Manager Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of delivery driver/managers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of delivery driver/managers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Delivery Driver/Manager

By looking over 2,884 delivery driver/managers resumes, we figured out that the average delivery driver/manager enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 36%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Delivery Driver/Manager Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of delivery driver/manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of delivery driver/managers is 40+ years old, which represents 65% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Delivery Driver/Managers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, yard foreman and warehouse manager/driver have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Move Coordinator29%66%
Delivery Driver/Manager75%22%
Warehouse Foreman89%7%
Warehouse Manager/Driver90%5%
Yard Foreman93%4%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Yard Foreman
Warehouse Manager/Driver
Warehouse Foreman
Delivery Driver/Manager
Move Coordinator
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Delivery Driver/Managers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to delivery driver/managers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Package Delivery Driver6.99%
Traffic Control Specialist7.72%
Motor Coach Operator7.91%
Switchman8.61%
Load Puller8.85%
Delivery Driver/Manager12.00%
Motor Vehicle Operator13.50%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Delivery Driver/Manager?

male-income
Male Income
$40,857
female-income
Female Income
$40,325

Delivery Driver/Manager Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that White men and Asian men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$41,329
$41,111
$40,892
$40,674
$40,456
$40,238
$40,020
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Delivery Driver/Manager Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$41,111
Some College/ Associate Degree$41,226
Bachelor's Degree$41,734
Master's Degree$42,268

Delivery Driver/Manager Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$42,643
$42,268
$41,893
$41,518
$41,144
$40,769
$40,394
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree

Delivery Driver/Manager Heatmaps

Where Are Delivery Driver/Managers Located?

By looking through more than 2,884 resumes, we found that the most popular places for delivery driver/managers are IN, Indianapolis and TX, Houston.

Number of Delivery Driver/Managers

Delivery Driver/Manager Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ delivery driver/managers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most delivery driver/managers is the hospitality industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire delivery driver/managers.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Delivery Driver/Manager Work In

Employees with the delivery driver/manager job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most delivery driver/managers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Public

Private

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ delivery driver/managers. Those industries include hospitality, retail and manufacturing.

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Hospitality

Retail

Manufacturing

Fortune 500

Transportation

Delivery Driver/Manager Jobs