Training Requirements for Driver/sales Workers

Driver/sales workers need a high school diploma or equivalent and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Driver/sales workers
Percent
Less than High School 16.4
High School 48.1
Some College 23.2
Associates Degree 6.0
Bachelors Degree 5.3
Masters Degree 0.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Driver/sales Workers

This represents about 445,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 20,000 more driver/sales workers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 96,000 more.

Typical Income for Driver/sales Workers

Hourly Income

On average,driver/sales workers make $13.67 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Driver/sales workers $8.41 $9.10 $10.98 $16.99 $23.27
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Motor vehicle operators $9.34 $12.17 $16.82 $22.38 $28.66
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers $9.50 $12.83 $17.63 $23.31 $29.62
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, driver/sales workers make $28,440 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Driver/sales workers $17,500 $18,930 $22,830 $35,330 $48,400
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Motor vehicle operators $19,430 $25,300 $34,980 $46,550 $59,610
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers $19,770 $26,680 $36,670 $48,490 $61,600
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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