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Delivery driver salary in Chicago, IL

How much does a Delivery Driver make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $21.65
Low $13.70
High $34.22
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a delivery driver is $21.65 per hour in Chicago, IL. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at September 23, 2023

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Top companies for Delivery Drivers in Chicago, IL

  1. NAPA Auto Parts
    4,413 reviews43 salaries reported
    $28.21per hour
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Highest paying cities for Delivery Drivers near Chicago, IL

  1. Chicago, IL
    $21.65 per hour
    1.2k salaries reported
  2. Rockford, IL
    $20.63 per hour
    74 salaries reported
  3. Palatine, IL
    $20.30 per hour
    118 salaries reported
  1. Carol Stream, IL
    $19.23 per hour
    99 salaries reported
  2. Melrose Park, IL
    $18.31 per hour
    35 salaries reported
  3. Elgin, IL
    $18.29 per hour
    89 salaries reported
  1. Rock Island, IL
    $18.18 per hour
    36 salaries reported
  2. Champaign, IL
    $17.77 per hour
    88 salaries reported
  3. Springfield, IL
    $17.65 per hour
    91 salaries reported
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Where can a Delivery Driver earn more?

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Most common benefits for Delivery Drivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet rider program
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 41,841 ratings

34% of Delivery Drivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Chicago, IL?


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Common questions about salaries for a Delivery Driver

As a delivery driver how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a delivery driver position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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Can you make good money by delivering pizza?

Yes, pizza delivery drivers can make good money as they will also get tips from the customers in addition to their fixed salary.

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Do delivery drivers get paid weekly or bi-weekly?

Payment occurs either weekly or biweekly. The frequency of payment for delivery driver depends on which state the job is in and their employer.

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