ROUTE DRIVER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$85,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
MODERNS
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Nevada
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a route driver make?
The national average salary for a Route Driver in the United States is $52,477 per year or $25.23 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $85,000. Retail companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Route Drivers. Nevada, Colorado, Utah, California, and Wyoming are some of the states with the best Route Driver salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Route Driver is 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Driver
$35,518

Average Route Driver Salary By Company

Route Drivers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Route Driver jobs are in Retail companies and Retail companies. MODERNS and Bunzl Distribution are the best paying companies for Route Drivers. Companies like Tailored Brands and Continental Service Group, Inc. also report very competitive wages for Route Drivers.

Average Route Driver Salary By Location

Route Drivers in the US makes an average salary of $52,477 per year or $25.23 per hour. The top city when it comes to Route Driver salaries is San Jose, CA at $85,364 per year. Even an entry-level Route Driver makes $51,000 per year in San Jose, CA. Nevada, Colorado, Utah, California, and Wyoming are the states with the highest payscale for Route Drivers. The lowest earning states are Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$85,364
2
Aurora, CO
$75,083
3
Salt Lake City, UT
$72,473
4
Atlanta, GA
$68,553
5
Spartanburg, SC
$67,559

Average Route Driver Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Route Driver works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Retail companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Route Drivers. Manufacturing companies pay their Route Drivers the highest wages, averaging $54,680 per year. Retail companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $52,505 and $52,482, respectively. At $51,087, the average salary for Route Drivers in the Transportation industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$54,680
2
Retail
$52,505
3
Hospitality
$52,482
4
Transportation
$51,087

RECENTLY ADDED Route Driver SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
RRI Personnel
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$37,566
HD Supply
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$37,566
HD Supply
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$37,566
RRI Personnel
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$26,088
Meyer Distribution
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$39,200
CRH Management, LLC
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$27,131
RRI Personnel
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$44,349
Mercury Roadways LLC
Route Driver
10/31/2019
$35,000
Dean Foods Company
Route Driver
10/30/2019
$43,827
10/30/2019
$55,000
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