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

An average J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. employee can expect to make $54K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. employees is your job title, though your experience level and your city play a role as well. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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How This Employer Pays

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (18)
$33,901 - $94,687  
[-]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (18)
Salary$39,149 - $95,356  
Bonus$176.17 - $4,546  
Total Pay$33,901 - $94,687  
[+]Operations Supervisor (10)
$47,872 - $58,963  
[+]Operations Supervisor (10)
Salary$47,325 - $58,038  
Bonus$369.91 - $9,167  
Total Pay$47,872 - $58,963  
[+]Account Manager (8)
$39,552 - $99,690  
[+]Account Manager (8)
Salary$39,536 - $87,639  
Bonus$792 - $24,854  
Total Pay$39,552 - $99,690  
[+]Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services (4)
$21,349 - $55,665  
[+]Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services (4)
Salary$21,723 - $59,055  
Total Pay$21,349 - $55,665  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 93

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Account Managers earn the highest median pay at about $59K annually, followed by Service Operations Managers (approximately $56K), Tractor-Trailer Drivers ($55K), and Operations Supervisors (around $50K). Light or Delivery Services Truck Drivers make an average $30K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. for between five and 10 years earn $51K per year on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. employees (35 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn around $51K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($62K per year) can be spotted in Rogers, Ark.; Lowell, Ark. (approximately $57K), Atlanta, Ga. (about $56K), and Fort Wayne, Ind. ($51K) are the next top-paying cities. Fayetteville, Ark. is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging $47K. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Pennsylvania, where the average salary is $60K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified DOT HAZMAT Technicians receive bigger paychecks ($62K per year) than those without credentials. Earning a Certified Safety Manager certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $60K annually on average. Employees who have an Associate's Degree make the most here, hauling in $89K per year.


When it comes to skills, SQL seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $62K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is Operations Management, with approximately one-fourth considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Customer Service, Transport, and Logistics.


With a more than 3 to 1 male-to-female ratio, men represent the better half of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.'s employees who responded to the survey.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is in short supply here, with only a quarter of employees receiving paid vacation and 7 percent receiving paid sick days. To plan for old age, most employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of survey participants, and a strong majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are life insurance, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and relocation expenses.

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


10 %
90 %
$35,601 - $71,216
$35,271 - $64,067
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
United States (change)

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