Courier earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Courier salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $30,930
Washington $35,670
Rhode Island $33,210
California $31,310
Connecticut $32,730
Oregon $33,360
Maryland $34,130
New York $29,640
New Jersey $33,110
Tennessee $29,670
Massachusetts $31,000
Virginia $30,150
Colorado $30,720
Vermont $32,700
Utah $30,201
Kansas $29,620
Alaska $30,410
Hawaii $30,010
Minnesota $28,520
Pennsylvania $29,270
Delaware $30,340
Florida $28,700
Maine $27,690
Kentucky $28,300
Arizona $28,760
Virgin Islands $27,530
Illinois $27,730
Oklahoma $28,170
Missouri $28,670
Indiana $27,463
Ohio $27,420
North Dakota $28,310
North Carolina $27,840
Georgia $27,930
Michigan $27,230
New Mexico $27,980
New Hampshire $27,050
Texas $26,460
Nevada $27,130
Guam $23,650
Nebraska $24,480
Montana $24,990
Mississippi $26,470
West Virginia $24,270
Idaho $24,770
Iowa $24,854
South Dakota $24,440
South Carolina $25,120
Alabama $24,010
Arkansas $23,780
Louisiana $23,210
Wisconsin $23,100
Puerto Rico $19,060

How do courier salaries compare to similar careers?

Couriers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than administrative assistants but more than seamstresses.

Career Median Salary
Administrative assistant salary $31K
Delivery service driver salary $31K
Shipping/Receiving clerk salary $31K
Aesthetician salary $30K
Office clerk salary $30K
Courier salary $30K
Medical secretary salary $30K
Switchboard operator salary $29K
Coach salary $26K
Seamstress salary $26K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)