You could drop off passengers at the airport or pick up food from a restaurant, but shopping with Instacart is different. This work takes someone special, someone solutions-oriented. As a shopper, you balance empathy and efficiency, communication and problem-solving. With every carefully considered substitution, expiration date examined, and order delivered, you master our platform and delight your customers. As you fulfill each batch, you get to know your local retailers and foster your local community.
When you work, where you work, and what work you take is all up to you. You can do two hours today and eight tomorrow. You can save up for back-to-school supplies without missing the school play. You can pay for gas this week and a car payment next month. Instacart provides the resources and support to help you make it happen.
Your service goes well beyond delivering ingredients, you’re connecting households with the essential items they need to thrive. As an important part of the Instacart community, you help us invite the world to share love through food.
It’s back. Now you can speak or text with a care specialist while you are shopping or delivering.
Find what you’re looking for faster with our in-store navigation tool.
Get immediate access to our safety tools, conveniently located all in one place.
We’ll cover up to $10 of your tip if it’s zeroed-out and there’s no issues with the order
You can now cash out your full batch earnings 2 hours after delivery
We’re making improvements on the customer app to encourage higher tips for shoppers
Shoppers will need to have a 4.7 or above to maintain access to batch prioritization.
Announcing the ability to block future orders from a customer and more.
So you can make more informed decisions about your shopping experience.
An exciting new way to reward top shoppers.