Many customers and curious people, perhaps people looking to enter the moving industry wonder what a professional mover can make per hour. As of April 2023, a professional mover in Florida makes $25,419 a year. Hourly that ends up being $12.22 per hour. Movers depend greatly on tips to increase their hourly rate. Here in Lee and Collier counties, the average is higher with most moving companies starting movers at about $15.00 per hour plus tips and that can go all the way up to $25-$30 per hour with experience and the ability to drive a 26′ moving truck. A great local moving company like us understands that we are only as good as our employees and want to hire the best people possible to represent us.