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How much does a Courier make in Illinois?

Average Courier Hourly Wage in Illinois

Couriers earn a median hourly wage of $13.72. Hourly wages typically start from $9.30 and go up to $23.12.

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

Average Courier Yearly Salary in Illinois

Couriers earn a median salary of $28,540 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,350 and go up to $48,090.

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

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Employment Type Mix

55%
Full-Time
45%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
195
RATINGS
Couriers average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Couriers in the 7th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Courier Earnings by Seniority

Top End Courier Earnings

The highest earning Couriers in Illinois earn:

$23.12
an hour
$48,090
per year
Senior Courier Earnings

Senior Couriers in Illinois earn:

$18.53
an hour
$38,550
per year
Experienced Courier Earnings

Experienced Couriers in Illinois earn:

$13.72
an hour
$28,540
per year
Junior Courier Earnings

Junior Couriers in Illinois earn:

$10.64
an hour
$22,130
per year
Starting Courier Earnings

Starting Couriers in Illinois earn:

$9.30
an hour
$19,350
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Courier salary comparison

Couriers earn less than 82% percent of Services careers in Illinois. Courier salaries are in the bottom 85% of all careers in Illinois.

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Courier Salary $27k
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Source:

Historical salary for Couriers in Illinois

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