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Lunch Truck Driver Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,926 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lunch Truck Driver is $33,926 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Lunch Truck Driver is between $26,127 and $40,277. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Drives lunch truck over regular scheduled route, and vends miscellaneous food specialties, such as sandwiches, box lunches, and beverages, to industrial and office workers, students, and patrons of sports and public events.
  • Loads and unloads truck.
  • Keeps truck and food-dispensing equipment in sanitary condition and good working order.
  • May prepare and wrap sandwiches for delivery.
  • May push lunch-cart through departments of industrial establishment or office building to sell merchandise.
Lunch Truck Driver Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Driver/Sales Workers

Job family population: 426,870

Estimated population of Lunch Truck Driver jobs: 88,588

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Lunch Truck Driver Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Mar 4
Evanston, IL, USA
Compass Group
Free lunch or dinner whatever falls in the shift. This position is eligible for an Employee ... May drive a catering delivery truck. Sets up and serves at functions; cleans event area during and ...
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