Average Pick Up Worker Salary
$28,000 yearly
$13.81 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$25,000
10 %
$28,000
Median
$32,000
90 %
What Is The Average Pick Up Worker Salary?
The average pick up worker salary is $28,719 per year, or $13.81 per hour, in the United States. Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $25,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $32,000. Many of pick up workers seem to be drawn to retail and manufacturing companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case pick up workers tend to work at retail, manufacturing, and professional companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Hawaii, Oregon and Utah pay pick up workers the highest salaries.
PercentileascdescAnnual SalaryascdescMonthly SalaryascdescHourly Rateascdesc
90th Percentile
$32,000
$2,667
$15
75th Percentile
$30,000
$2,500
$14
Average
$28,719
$2,393
$14
25th Percentile
$26,000
$2,167
$13
10th Percentile
$25,000
$2,083
$12

Average Pick Up Worker Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where pick up workers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Pick Up Worker average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$25,446
$12.23
Alaska
$33,073
$15.90
Arizona
$28,568
$13.73
Arkansas
$21,650
$10.41
California
$31,949
$15.36
Colorado
$33,114
$15.92
Connecticut
$33,722
$16.21
Delaware
$27,474
$13.21
District of Columbia
$30,661
$14.74
Florida
$24,532
$11.79
Georgia
$21,549
$10.36
Hawaii
$36,372
$17.49
Idaho
$31,104
$14.95
Illinois
$28,869
$13.88
Indiana
$25,267
$12.15
Iowa
$30,748
$14.78
Kansas
$28,985
$13.94
Kentucky
$26,769
$12.87
Louisiana
$24,488
$11.77
Maine
$30,859
$14.84
Maryland
$29,265
$14.07
Massachusetts
$32,559
$15.65
Michigan
$27,744
$13.34
Minnesota
$27,348
$13.15
Mississippi
$28,388
$13.65
Missouri
$29,362
$14.12
Montana
$27,246
$13.10
Nebraska
$32,743
$15.74
Nevada
$31,461
$15.13
New Hampshire
$30,133
$14.49
New Jersey
$28,379
$13.64
New Mexico
$25,987
$12.49
New York
$32,004
$15.39
North Carolina
$24,573
$11.81
North Dakota
$32,162
$15.46
Ohio
$25,461
$12.24
Oklahoma
$25,056
$12.05
Oregon
$34,864
$16.76
Pennsylvania
$28,440
$13.67
Rhode Island
$29,312
$14.09
South Carolina
$23,770
$11.43
South Dakota
$28,158
$13.54
Tennessee
$23,068
$11.09
Texas
$23,647
$11.37
Utah
$34,280
$16.48
Vermont
$33,405
$16.06
Virginia
$25,388
$12.21
Washington
$33,934
$16.31
West Virginia
$30,819
$14.82
Wisconsin
$26,710
$12.84
Wyoming
$31,604
$15.19

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Highest Paying Cities For Pick Up Worker

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Salt Lake City, UT
$34,247
$16.46
Denver, CO
$33,127
$15.93
Woodland, CA
$32,912
$15.82
Sparks, NV
$32,634
$15.69
Kansas City, MO
$29,755
$14.31
Aurora, IL
$28,947
$13.92

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Average Pick Up Worker Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $28,700
    $13.81
    +3.9%
    2020
    $27,600
    $13.27
    +5.9%
    2019
    $26,000
    $12.49
    +10.1%
    2018
    $23,300
    $11.22
    +3.6%
    2017
    $22,500
    $10.82
    +1.8%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    General Warehouse Worker

    Avg. salary: $28,160

    A general warehouse worker takes responsibility for doing various duties in warehousing. General warehouse workers receive and process incoming materials and stock, pick and file orders, and pack and ship these orders. The workers manage, organize, and retrieve stocks from the warehouse. They make sure that the orders are picked up and/or delivered on time. It is expected from them to have working experience in the job. They have to be proficient in terms of inventory software, systems, and databases. Among the other necessary skills for this career are time management, analytical, communication, and good organizational skills.
    178,515 General Warehouse Worker Jobs
    Warehouse Worker

    Avg. salary: $28,110

    Warehouse workers are employees assigned to handle tasks inside the company's warehouse. They are in charge of managing the entry and exit of goods inside the warehouse, ensure that the inventory is up-to-date, and check the quality of the goods that are stored. Warehouse workers receive the items that are delivered to the warehouse, ensure that the items are complete using the delivery list, and keep the items safe in the designated area in the warehouse. They also clear any items that will exit the warehouse by ensuring that only the items that are on the list will be removed from the warehouse, and checking if these items are safely packed before leaving.
    164,913 Warehouse Worker Jobs
    Line Up Worker

    Avg. salary: $22,813

    The Responsibilities of a Line-Up Worker varies upon the organization or industry. Still, most of the tasks revolve around doing manual work such as loading and unloading heavy shipments, operating various devices and machines of different sizes, assist in maintenance and assembling, and coordinating with teammates and reporting to supervisors. Furthermore, the duties of a Line-Up Worker may involve climbing up and working at high platforms, monitoring inventory of items, and maintaining a well-organized and neat working environment.
    44,786 Line Up Worker Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Pick Up Workers The Most?

    If you want to get paid the most as a pick up worker, being employed by a company such as Rite Aid or Amazon.com would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Adecco USA and Kelly Services also report highly competitive salaries for pick up workers.
    Company
    RankCompanyZippia ScoreAverage Pick Up Worker SalaryAverage Salary
    1$33,393
    2$32,550
    3$28,644
    4$28,615

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    $25,044
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    $29,218
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    $29,218
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    Average Pick Up Worker Salary by Demographic

    Pick Up Worker Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $28,083
    female-income
    Female Income
    $27,203
    Median Pick Up Worker Income by Race
    White pick up workers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american pick up workers have the lowest average salary at $27,333.
    $29,000
    $28,000
    $27,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$27,751
    White$28,072
    Black or African American$27,333
    Asian$27,511
    Hispanic or Latino$27,547
    Average Pick Up Worker Salary by Education Level
    Pick up workers with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $29,043 annually. With a Associate degree, pick up workers earn a median annual income of $28,561 compared to $28,507 for pick up workers with an Bachelors degree.
    $30,000
    $29,000
    $28,000
    $27,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Master's Degree
    No Education
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$28,083
    Master's Degree$29,043
    No Education$27,513
    Bachelor's Degree$28,507
    Some College/ Associate Degree$28,561