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

A typical J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. employee can expect to make $51K per year. Your role at the company influences pay for J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. workers the most, followed by your experience level and where you live. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. typically pays:
below market
Similar employers pay:
above market
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Employer: J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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 (12)
$33,213 - $93,957  
[-]Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer (12)
Salary$33,825 - $95,356  
Bonus$82.68 - $2,975  
Total Pay$33,213 - $93,957  
[+]Operations Supervisor (10)
$48,583 - $56,877  
[+]Operations Supervisor (10)
Salary$47,871 - $56,618  
Bonus$269.34 - $5,033  
Total Pay$48,583 - $56,877  
[+]Account Manager (7)
$37,973 - $97,465  
[+]Account Manager (7)
Salary$37,756 - $84,774  
Bonus$722 - $14,406  
Total Pay$37,973 - $97,465  
[+]Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services (4)
$21,271 - $56,186  
[+]Truck Driver, Light Or Delivery Services (4)
Salary$22,619 - $59,848  
Total Pay$21,271 - $56,186  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 84
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J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. Details

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The highest paychecks go to Logistics Managers, who earn $70K, closely trailed by Account Managers ($55K), Tractor-Trailer Drivers (about $51K), and Operations Supervisors (around $50K). Near the bottom at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. are Light or Delivery Services Truck Drivers, pulling in just approximately $30K.

Years of Experience

Once employees enter the five- to ten-year zone, average salaries hits the $53K mark. Overall, the greater share of J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. folks have one to four years of experience and earn $49K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($55K per year) can be spotted in Rogers; Fort Wayne ($51K), Chicago (approximately $50K), and Atlanta (about $50K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $45K) is Lowell. J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. workers in Pennsylvania earn the most — approximately $57K annually on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Microsoft Certified Professionals earn $66K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Certified DOT HAZMAT Technician s also rank high on the pay scale, with expected earnings of around $62K per year. At J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc., employees who hold an Associate's Degree receive the highest salaries at about $89K.


In this position, it pays to have Transport in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $60K. Operations Management is regularly seen around here; just under a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Safety Compliance, Customer Service, and Logistics.


Employees skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is scarce, with only about 29 percent receiving paid vacation and around a tenth of workers receiving sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a strong majority of workers participate. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a solid majority of workers, and a fair portion of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other advantages of working at J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. are life insurance, a subsidized cell phone, relocation expenses, and stock options.

Key Stats

16 %
84 %
$34,637 - $78,712
$34,620 - $59,457
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

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