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Newspaper Carrier Salary

How much does a Newspaper Carrier make in Illinois, United States?
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Salary Data for Newspaper Carrier

$21,287 (USD)/yr

$10 (USD)/hr

$1,705 (USD)/yr

$20,973 (USD)/yr

$10 (USD)/hr

$1,705 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Delivers and sells newspapers to subscribers along prescribed route and receives money periodically. Buys newspapers at wholesale price for resale to subscriber at retail rate. Walks or rides bicycle to deliver newspapers to subscribers. Keeps records of accounts. Contacts prospective subscribers along route to solicit subscriptions. May attend training sessions to learn selling techniques. If worker delivers newspapers, using automobile or truck, see newspaper-delivery driver.
The average newspaper carrier salary in Illinois, United States is $21,287 or an equivalent hourly rate of $10. This is 3% higher (+$575) than the average newspaper carrier salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,705. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$17,159 (USD)

$24,947 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$24,677 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Newspaper Carrier will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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