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Light Truck or Delivery Drivers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $23.60
Statewide median: $23.81

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Light Truck or Delivery Drivers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$15.32 $19.33 $24.64
Minnesota
$18.19 $23.60 $25.11
Central Minnesota
$15.41 $19.97 $24.80
Northeast Minnesota
$15.36 $22.57 $24.55
Northwest Minnesota
$15.32 $19.45 $24.37
Southeast Minnesota
$14.87 $19.29 $24.40
Southwest Minnesota
$15.34 $19.40 $24.55
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$19.17 $24.29 $29.93

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 17,800 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Light Truck or Delivery Drivers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 19,849 new Light Truck or Delivery Drivers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Light Truck or Delivery Drivers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 1,035,800 1,136,800 101,100 9.8%
Minnesota 16,754 17,808 1,054 6.3%
Central Minnesota 1,818 1,913 95 5.2%
Northeast Minnesota 909 944 35 3.9%
Northwest Minnesota 1,381 1,460 79 5.7%
Southeast Minnesota 1,153 1,196 43 3.7%
Southwest Minnesota 1,138 1,172 34 3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 10,197 10,928 731 7.2%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.




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