How much do delivery drivers and couriers in Portsmouth get paid?

Delivery drivers and couriers in Portsmouth earn

£8.65–12.50 per hour

Based on 111 employee reviews

Delivery driver or courier salaries can range between £8.65–12.50 per hour in the Portsmouth area. This data is based on survey results from 111 employees who live in an around Portsmouth.

What do top employers pay delivery drivers and couriers?

Who are the top delivery driver or courier employers?

  1. Rowlands Pharmacy
    8.1
  2. Uber
    7.7
  3. John Lewis & Partners
    7.5

Who are the worst delivery driver or courier employers?

  1. Euro Car Parts
    4.4
  2. Bunzl
    4.4
  3. DX
    4.4

What contracts are people on?

18% report having zero hours contracts
11% report having low hours contracts (less than 16 hours)
27% report having part time contracts (16-35 hours)
44% report having full time contracts (more than 35 hours)

Based on 90 employees

How are people paid?

80%
by the hour
20%
an annual salary

Based on 112 employees

What do delivery drivers and couriers employees do?

Delivery drivers have the job of collecting and transporting goods to different locations.

Other names for delivery drivers are:

  • Drivers
  • Couriers
  • Customer delivery drivers
  • Home delivery drivers
  • Van drivers

You’ll be out-and-about driving in this job, in all weathers.

This type of job may involve:

  • Driving locally
  • Customer service
  • Keeping to a delivery schedule
  • Physical work (loading and unloading)
  • Collecting payments
  • Filling out logs and reports

You may have to work on weekends and bank holidays.

If you want to apply for a delivery driver job, you might need the following:

  • A clean driving license
  • You might need to have your own vehicle or rent one
  • The right to work in the UK

For more information, read our guide to working at delivery driver companies.

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