All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $27,939
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $9.81
    Median: $13.43
    Experienced: $18.29
  • Growth (2014-2019)10%
  • Openings (2014-2019)128
  • Current Employment 3,531
  • Projected Employment 3,660
  • Typical Entry-level Education High school diploma or equivalent

Driver/Sales Workers

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • TECHNICAL
  • Route Sales
  • Mathematics
  • Product Sale and Delivery
  • Sales Management
  • Inspection
  • NON-TECHNICAL
  • Customer Service
  • Communication
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Problem Solving
  • Computer Skills

occupational tasks

  • Collect money from customers, make change, and record transactions on customer receipts
  • Drive trucks to deliver such items as food, medical supplies, or newspapers
  • Write customer orders and sales contracts according to company guidelines
  • Inform regular customers of new products or services and price changes
  • Listen to and resolve customers' complaints regarding products or services

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)