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Light Truck or Delivery Drivers

Drive trucks or vans of less than 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW).

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$17.58 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Average
Growth rate:  5.5%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Follow safety procedures for vehicle operation.
  • Operate vehicles or material-moving equipment.
  • Read maps to determine routes.
  • Notify others of emergencies, problems, or hazards.
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Job Title Examples:

Delivery Driver
Package Delivery Driver
Truck Driver

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