Average Salary for J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. Employees

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. employees bring home $53K annually on average. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., but how long you've been working and where you live affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Java Software Developers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing $68K per year on average; Account Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to about $59K, followed by Tractor-Trailer Drivers earning approximately $52K and Operations Supervisors making around $50K. Near the bottom at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. are Light or Delivery Services Truck Drivers, pulling in an average of just $30K.

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $53K annually. Overall, the greater share of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $50K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($62K annually) can be spotted in Rogers, Ark.; Atlanta, Ga. ($56K), Lowell, Ark. (about $56K), and Dallas, Texas (around $50K) are the next top-paying cities. Those interested in increasing earning potential should avoid the city of Fayetteville, Ark. — at $45K, salaries are some of the lowest in the country. U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Iowa; salaries there average to approximately $65K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a D.O.T. Compliance Holder certainly has its perks — salaries approach $58K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to around $48K per year for accredited Certification In Transportation and Logistics. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree, Business Administration are also well compensated, earning about $55K on average.


When it comes to skills, SQL seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $63K annually. Operations Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; around one in four of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.'s people use it regularly. Some other standard skills here are Customer Service, Logistics, and People Management.


Men make up the majority of employees who took the survey in a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

A fair number of employees save for retirement through J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Most employees report having health insurance, and a large number of respondents report having dental coverage. The list of perks also includes a casual working environment, life insurance, 401(a), a company cell phone, and relocation expenses.

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Key Stats for J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.


13 %
87 %
$32,215 - $55,478
$37,332 - $65,088
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

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