Couriers and Messengers

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    Embodies and develops the Courier Express Culture throughout Operations. Assists in providing the tools necessary for operators to be successful in their roles. Assists management with decisions and ...

  • Medical Courier/Driver - Stetson Courier Inc - Dubuque, IA

    Need someone reliable and responsible 21 years and older. 1099 Subcontractor Position requires using personal vehicle to make deliveries. Pick up medications from Hartig Pharmacy in plastic totes ...

  • Warehouse Operations Assistant / Delivery Driver / Transportation - Courier Express - Atlanta, GA

    Courier Express is searching for Operation Assistants to support our operations team. Our company is founded on core values of excellence in service and commitment to success, and we seek to develop ...

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What Couriers and messengers Do

Pick up and deliver messages, documents, packages, and other items between offices or departments within an establishment or directly to other business concerns, traveling by foot, bicycle, motorcycle, automobile, or public conveyance. Excludes Light Truck Drivers.


Courier and messenger Salaries

  • 2020 employment: 142,200
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $33,050

Job Outlook for Couriers and messengers

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -11,700
  • Growth rate: -8 percent (Decline)

How to Become a Courier or messenger

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: None
  • Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training

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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.

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