The average pay for a Fuel Tanker Driver is $18.29 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Fuel Tanker Driver Total Pay (?
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$35,328 - $65,306
(Median)
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65K
MEDIAN: $48,384
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Fuel Tanker Driver Total Pay (?
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$14.52 - $22.93
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,328 - $65,306  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,920  
Profit Sharing
$575 - $1,749  
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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$32,578 - $66,547  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 340
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.52 - $22.93  
   
Overtime
$13.09 - $31.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,920  
   
Profit Sharing
$575 - $1,749  
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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$32,578 - $66,547  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 340
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Job Description for Fuel Tanker Driver
  • Clean any spills and inspect tanker to reduce chances of accidents.
  • Unload and measure amount delivered at each location, and ensure proper safety precautions are taken.
  • Maintain truck, including hoses, spouts, tires, and engine.
  • Following dispatcher instructions, and safely and efficiently deliver goods from one location to another.
  • Maintain industry qualifications.
Pay by Experience Level for Fuel Tanker Driver
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Dallas
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Houston
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National Average
$46,000
San Antonio
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Tampa
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Experience Affects Fuel Tanker Driver Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Late-Career
0%
National Average
$46,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
16%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 20%
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