The average pay for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer is C$21.58 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Driver and dangerous goods.

C$35,855 - C$90,294
(Median)
C$36K
C$59K
C$90K
MEDIAN: C$58,835
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90%

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C$17.51 - C$30.13
(Median)
C$18
C$22
C$30
MEDIAN: C$21.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$35,855 - C$90,294  
   
Bonus
C$487.22 - C$6,953  
Profit Sharing
C$2,200  
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$36,557 - C$79,068  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 409
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$17.51 - C$30.13  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.00  
Overtime
C$25.17 - C$47.28  
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$487.22 - C$6,953  
   
Profit Sharing
C$2,200  
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$36,557 - C$79,068  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 703
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$50,639

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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 Ottawa:
"OTR long haul."
Pros: I travel.get paid the see people and places that I might not be able to see on my own.
Cons: I miss my family. Miss my wife. Both my kids have special needs.

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$51,000


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

Driver
up arrow 66%

dangerous goods
up arrow 29%

Transport
up arrow 3%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 3%

Safety Compliance
up arrow 2%

National Average
C$51,000

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 99 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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