Does Doordash Pay Daily?

Doordash is the most popular food delivery app in the United States with a nearly 60% market share. They have nearly 1 million drivers delivering food all across the United States, but those wanting to drive for Doordash want to know, does Doordash pay its drivers daily?

Yes, Doordash offers daily payments to a debit card with Fast Pay for a $1.99 fee per payment. This is not the default payment that Doordash uses and there are requirements to qualify for Fast Pay, but it is an option for those that require immediate payment.

The rest of this article will focus on signing up for Fast Pay and the payment options that Doordash has available. 

How to Get Paid Daily with Doordash?

Doordash pays weekly, but gives drivers the option to receive on-demand payment for a small fee. There are some requirements in order to qualify for the Fast Pay program, though. 

  • Drive for Doordash for at least 14 days.
  • 25 deliveries
  • Set up Fast Pay 7 days before attempting to withdraw earnings.
  • Have a debit card.
  • Have $1.99 or more in your account.

The requirements for Fast Pay are not stringent nor is the fee to receive payment high at only $1.99. It is important to note that you must have had a Doordash account for at least 14 days before qualifying for Fast Pay, so you will have received at least one direct deposit before qualifying for Fast Pay. 

How Long Does Doordash Fast Pay Take to Pay?

It should take less than 15 minutes to receive payment with Doordash Fast Pay. It can, on occasion, take a few days for the payment to reach your account. This depends on the bank and their method for handling credits to a debit card. 

Is Doordash Fast Pay Worth It?

Whether or not Doordash Fast Pay is worth it comes down to one thing:

How quickly do you need the money? 

If you do not need the money immediately, then it’s not worth paying the $1.99 fee for Doordash Fast Pay. With that said, it’s a good idea to sign up for Fast Pay if you’re eligible because it does take 7 days before you can use it for the first time. 

How Often Can I Cash Out With Doordash Fast Pay?

You can cash out once per day with Fast Pay. It’s important to note if you do not cash out before Sunday at 3AM Eastern time, then your funds will be directly deposited into your bank account in a few days. 

There is no option on Doordash to disable direct deposit. 

Final Thoughts

To summarize, Doordash allows drivers to receive daily payment for a small fee once they meet the eligibility requirements for Fast Pay. Drivers can receive payment once per day with Fast Pay. 

If a driver does not use Fast Pay by 3AM Sunday, then Doordash will direct deposit all the prior week’s earnings into their bank account. Fast Pay is entirely optional for drivers to receive payment.