Medical Courier Statistics By Gender

30.4% of medical couriers are women and 69.6% of medical couriers are men.

  • Male, 69.6%
  • Female, 30.4%

Medical Couriers By Gender

GenderPercentages
Male69.6%
Female30.4%

Gender Pay Gap For Medical Courier

Women Earn 96¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$41,845
female-income
Female Income
$39,996

Medical Courier Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the medical courier position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019

Medical Courier Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201071.93%28.07%
201173.05%26.95%
201268.59%31.41%
201371.04%28.96%
201471.30%28.70%
201573.30%26.70%
201667.26%32.74%
201764.98%35.02%
201870.02%29.98%
201967.70%32.30%

Medical Courier Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, centrifugal operator and flight information expediter have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
Cosmetician3%97%
Schedule Checker10%90%
Plant Clerk14%86%
Medical Courier70%30%
Raw Scales Operator95%5%
Flight Information Expediter95%5%
Centrifugal Operator96%4%

Medical Courier Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among medical couriers is White, which makes up 57.3% of all medical couriers. Comparatively, there are 21.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 13.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

  • White, 57.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 21.2%
  • Black or African American, 13.0%
  • Asian, 5.5%
  • Unknown, 2.7%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.3%

Medical Courier Race

Medical Courier RacePercentages
White57.3%
Hispanic or Latino21.2%
Black or African American13.0%
Asian5.5%
Unknown2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native0.3%

Medical Courier Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among medical couriers.

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

Medical Courier Race By Year

YearWhiteBlack or African AmericanAsianHispanic or Latino
201063.39%12.44%4.78%16.74%
201163.00%10.75%4.60%18.03%
201261.93%12.82%5.85%16.09%
201362.07%12.82%5.04%16.70%
201462.68%12.37%6.38%16.07%
201560.01%13.13%5.48%18.60%
201658.77%12.45%6.18%19.03%
201759.07%12.40%5.48%19.75%
201858.64%11.04%6.26%20.35%
201957.27%12.96%5.47%21.23%

Medical Courier Wage Gap By Race

White medical couriers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Asian medical couriers have the lowest average salary at $39,010.
$46,000
$44,000
$42,000
$40,000
$38,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$39,525
White$44,792
Black or African American$40,326
Asian$39,010
Hispanic or Latino$40,948

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Average Age of a Medical Courier

We determined the average age of medical couriers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Medical Courier Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
Unknown38.5
White4549
Black or African American4336.5
Asian41
Hispanic or Latino3638

Medical Courier Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of medical courier employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of medical couriers is 40+ years old, which represents 57% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Medical Courier Age

Medical Courier YearsPercentages
40+ years57%
30-40 years24%
20-30 years19%

Types of Medical Courier Degree Levels

The most common degree for medical couriers is bachelor's degree 33% of medical couriers earn that degree. A close second is high school diploma with 26% and rounding it off is associate degree with 26%.

  • Bachelors, 33%
  • High School Diploma, 26%
  • Associate, 26%
  • Diploma, 7%
  • Other Degrees, 8%

Medical Couriers By Education

Medical Courier DegreePercentages
Bachelors33%
High School Diploma26%
Associate26%
Diploma7%
Other Degrees8%

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Medical Courier Wage Gap By Education

Medical couriers with a Associate degree earn more than those without, at $42,171 annually. With a High School Diploma degree, medical couriers earn a median annual income of $41,845 compared to $40,837 for medical couriers with an Bachelors degree.
$43,000
$42,000
$41,000
$40,000
High School Diploma or Less
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
EducationSalary
High School Diploma or Less$41,845
Bachelor's Degree$40,837
Some College/ Associate Degree$42,171

Medical Courier Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where medical couriers work. We found most medical couriers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most medical couriers is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire medical couriers.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Medical Courier Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees5%
50 - 100 employees6%
100 - 500 employees21%
500 - 1,000 employees17%
1,000 - 10,000 employees35%
> 10,000 employees16%

The Types Of Companies Medical Courier Work In

Employees with the medical courier job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most medical couriers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

Education

Public

Private

Medical Courier Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education4%
Public16%
Private80%

Top Industries Hiring Medical Couriers

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ medical couriers. Those industries include health care, transportation and professional.

Health Care

Transportation

Professional

Technology

Fortune 500

Medical Courier Turnover And Employment Statistics

Medical Courier 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 medical couriers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Medical Courier Unemployment Rate By Year

YearMedical Courier Unemployment Rate
201010.90%
20119.44%
201210.08%
20137.86%
20147.49%
20156.20%
20165.34%
20175.65%
20185.42%
20195.22%

The Average Number of Years That Medical Courier Stay in a Job

By looking over 1,506 medical couriers resumes, we figured out that the average medical courier enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 34%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Medical Courier Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year22%
1-2 years34%
3-4 years14%
5-7 years19%
8-10 years6%
11+ years6%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Medical Couriers 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 medical couriers.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Scale Attendant3.62%44,830
Milk Receiver4.86%7,990
Pattern Clerk5.44%66,317
Emergency Vehicle Operator6.75%49,687
Medical Courier6.85%
Crew Scheduler7.84%104,643
Mail Caller8.68%18,328

Medical Courier LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Scale Attendant3.62%44,830
Milk Receiver4.86%7,990
Pattern Clerk5.44%66,317
Emergency Vehicle Operator6.75%49,687
Crew Scheduler7.84%104,643
Mail Caller8.68%18,328

Foreign Languages Spoken By Medical Couriers

The most common foreign language among medical couriers is Spanish at 58.3%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Portuguese at 5.6% and German is the third-most popular at 5.6%.

  • Spanish, 58.3%
  • Portuguese, 5.6%
  • German, 5.6%
  • French, 5.6%
  • Polish, 5.6%
  • Other, 19.3%

Medical Courier Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
Spanish58.3%
Portuguese5.6%
German5.6%
French5.6%
Polish5.6%
Other19.3%

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Which State Has The Most Medical Couriers?

By looking through more than 1,506 resumes, we found that the most popular places for medical couriers are San Antonio, TX and Denver, CO.

Number of Medical Couriers

Number Of Medical Courier Jobs By State

RankStateNumber of JobsAverage Salary
1California3,607$40,872
2Illinois1,660$30,661
3Georgia1,332$28,888
4Minnesota948$34,776
5Virginia843$35,491
6Missouri804$29,501
7South Carolina557$29,756
8Kentucky529$30,314
9Alabama502$27,760
10Utah458$30,554
11Arkansas315$29,623
12Nevada303$34,587
13New Mexico266$32,392
14Idaho257$29,533
15Mississippi251$29,213
16Pennsylvania228$36,445
17West Virginia214$30,986
18District of Columbia148$37,552
19Delaware147$39,193
20New Jersey143$42,161
21Texas140$31,352
22New York136$36,564
23Florida120$34,752
24Tennessee105$30,994
25Ohio101$31,612
26North Carolina101$30,534
27Michigan81$34,085
28Maryland69$41,466
29Indiana69$30,143
30Louisiana64$30,508
31Oregon60$35,004
32Washington60$33,834
33Arizona59$32,179
34Colorado56$33,142
35Massachusetts37$44,933
36Wisconsin35$30,539
37Oklahoma33$31,389
38Kansas27$31,468
39Connecticut26$46,688
40Iowa22$29,979
41South Dakota16$30,161
42Nebraska16$29,498
43Maine15$31,787
44Hawaii13$44,430
45Montana11$31,505
46New Hampshire10$32,458
47Rhode Island9$37,033
48Wyoming9$31,128
49Alaska8$33,374
50North Dakota8$30,329
51Vermont7$32,093

Medical Courier Demographics FAQs

How Many Medical Courier Are There In The Us?

There are over 2,138 Medical Couriers in the United States.

What Percentage Of Medical Couriers Are Black?

13.0% of Medical Couriers are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Medical Couriers?

Most a are White, with 57.3% of Medical Couriers belonging to this ethnicity. 21.2% of Medical Couriers are Hispanic or Latino, 13.0% of Medical Couriers are Black or African American, 5.5% of Medical Couriers are Asian, 2.7% of Medical Couriers are Unknown, and 0.3% of Medical Couriers are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Medical Courier Jobs Male - Dominated?

Yes, Medical Courier jobs are male - dominated. 69% of Medical Couriers are male, and 30% are female, so there are more male Medical Couriers than female Medical Couriers in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Medical Courier?

The average Medical Courier is 43 years old. 57% of Medical Couriers are 40+ years old or older, 24% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 19% are between 20-30 years old

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