Enter the bill amount and tip rate into the calculator to determine the delivery tip.

Delivery Driver Tip Formula

The following formula is used to calculate the tip for a delivery driver.

DT = (B * r) + E


  • DT is the delivery tip ($) B is the bill amount ($) r is the tip rate (decimal) E is the extra tip amount ($)

To calculate the delivery tip, multiply the bill amount by the tip rate, then add the extra tip amount. This will give you the total tip amount for the delivery driver.

What is a Delivery Driver Tip?

A Delivery Driver Tip is an additional amount of money given to a delivery driver as a token of appreciation for their service. This is usually given on top of the payment for the goods or services delivered. The tip serves as a reward for the driver’s effort, especially if they delivered the items promptly, professionally, and in good condition. The amount of the tip can vary, but it is often based on a percentage of the total bill, the distance traveled, or the complexity of the delivery.

How to Calculate Delivery Driver Tip?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Delivery Driver Tip.

  1. First, determine the bill amount ($).
  2. Next, determine the tip rate (decimal).
  3. Next, determine the extra tip amount ($).
  4. Next, gather the formula from above = DT = (B * r) + E.
  5. Finally, calculate the Delivery Driver Tip.
  6. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with a calculator.

Example Problem:

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

bill amount ($) = 50

tip rate (decimal) = 0.15

extra tip amount ($) = 5