Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salary

The average pay for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer is C$20.64 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Customer Service is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,997 - C$82,762
(Median)
C$35K
C$52K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$51,814
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C$16.87 - C$29.53
(Median)
C$17
C$21
C$30
MEDIAN: C$20
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Salary
C$34,997 - C$82,762  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,394  
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$20,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$35,532 - C$74,738  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 534
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$16.87 - C$29.53  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.02  
Overtime
C$20.35 - C$45.05  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$3,394  
   
Profit Sharing
C$200.00 - C$20,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$35,532 - C$74,738  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 890
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Pay by Experience Level for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,815

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Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Reviews

What is it like working as a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer?

Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Lloydminster:
"Good Physical And Knowledge Oriented Work."
Pros: I like driving, hammering, pressurizing tanks.
Cons: Cold, some people rush and you have to keep up. Missing night sleep more than once in a row.

Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Winnipeg:
"Management."
Pros: Not being watched at work environment,
Cons: To be watched by other and commanding officer.

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Experience Affects Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries




National Average
C$49,000


Skills That Affect Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 18%


Driver/Core Development
up arrow 5%

Transport
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National Average
C$49,000

dangerous goods
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 179 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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