Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Driver/Sales Workers (53-3031)

Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell or deliver goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up or deliver items such as commercial laundry. May also take orders, collect payment, or stock merchandise at point of delivery. Includes newspaper delivery drivers. Excludes Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers (49-9091) and Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers (53-3033).
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 785 867 10.45 34 60 102
United States 447800 434100 0.0 18200 32000 48800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is moderate with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 15.32 8.94 10.01 13.44 19.10 24.48
Alaska 17.56 12.10 13.83 16.31 19.47 24.36
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 17.99 12.56 14.20 16.80 19.48 24.65
Fairbanks North Star Borough 16.02 11.70 13.23 14.99 18.15 22.60
Balance of State 17.89 10.97 11.92 17.69 22.63 24.96

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.