The average wage for a Mid-Career Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer is $18.21 per hour.

$32,610 - $74,303
$33K
$51K
$74K
MEDIAN: $51,059
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$14.61 - $23.90
$15
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $18.21
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,610 - $74,303  
   
Bonus
$475.00 - $3,919  
Profit Sharing
$29.59 - $5,068  
Commission
$27,450  
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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$31,683 - $66,654  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,032
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $23.90  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.63  
Overtime
$20.80 - $34.92  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$475.00 - $3,919  
   
Commission
$27,450  
Profit Sharing
$29.59 - $5,068  
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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$31,683 - $66,654  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,428

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Key Stats for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 287 votes.
068
5-9 years
68%
10-19 years
32%
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Skills That Affect Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Sales
up arrow 8%

hazmat
up arrow 7%

Driver
up arrow 7%



CDL
up arrow 2%

Commercial
0%

Customer Service
0%

National Average
$46,000


Machine Operation
up arrow 1%

Hazardous Material
up arrow 4%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 5%

forklift
up arrow 6%

Driving
up arrow 10%

Less than Truckload (LTL) Freight
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 287 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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