An Entry-Level Garbage Truck Driver earns an average wage of $15.61 per hour.

$26,229 - $61,277
$26K
$39K
$61K
MEDIAN: $39,477
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$12.07 - $20.27
$12
$16
$20
MEDIAN: $15.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$26,229 - $61,277  
   
Bonus
$1.14 - $9,863  
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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$25,763 - $51,092  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.07 - $20.27  
   
Overtime
$18.11 - $30.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1.14 - $9,863  
   
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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$25,763 - $51,092  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 260

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Key Stats for Garbage Truck Driver

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
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Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Garbage Truck Driver Salaries

National Average
$36,000

Safety Compliance
up arrow 2%

CDL
up arrow 4%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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