When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($60K annually) can be spotted in Marshfield, Wisc.; Dallas, Texas ($50K), Phoenix, Ariz. ($42K), and Green Bay, Wisc. (around $38K) are the next top-paying cities. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Wisconsin, where the average salary is about $50K per year.
Van Drivers earn the highest median pay at approximately $50K annually, followed by Tractor-Trailer Drivers ($46K) and Fleet Managers (around $42K).
Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (71 percent) have been working for one to four years and make about $46K per year on average.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be HAZMAT; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of approximately $53K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Transport; roughly two in five consider it a key competency. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Safety Compliance, Commercial, and People Management.
The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all respondents participate in a 401(k) program. For most employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage, too. Advantages of working here also include a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, and a casual working environment.