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How much does a Courier make in District of Columbia?

Average Courier Hourly Wage in District of Columbia

Couriers earn a median hourly wage of $19.23. Hourly wages typically start from $10.35 and go up to $23.57.

Average Courier Yearly Salary in District of Columbia

Couriers earn a median salary of $39,990 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,520 and go up to $49,030.

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How to Become a Courier

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  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
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Courier Earnings by Seniority

Top End Courier Earnings

The highest earning Couriers in District of Columbia earn:

$23.57
an hour
$49,030
per year
Senior Courier Earnings

Senior Couriers in District of Columbia earn:

$21.99
an hour
$45,740
per year
Experienced Courier Earnings

Experienced Couriers in District of Columbia earn:

$19.23
an hour
$39,990
per year
Junior Courier Earnings

Junior Couriers in District of Columbia earn:

$12.50
an hour
$25,990
per year
Starting Courier Earnings

Starting Couriers in District of Columbia earn:

$10.35
an hour
$21,520
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Courier salary comparison

Historical salary for Couriers in District of Columbia

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Courier

Interested in becoming a Courier? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good courier? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates, Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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