The average wage for a Mid-Career Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer is $18.17 per hour.

$33,336 - $73,589
(Median)
$33K
$50K
$74K
MEDIAN: $50,432
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90%

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$14.54 - $23.76
(Median)
$15
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$33,336 - $73,589  
   
Bonus
$483.24 - $4,266  
Profit Sharing
$29.36 - $5,106  
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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$31,724 - $66,110  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,043
National Hourly Rate 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$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.54 - $23.76  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.56  
Overtime
$20.83 - $34.52  
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
$483.24 - $4,266  
   
Commission
$27,450  
Profit Sharing
$29.36 - $5,106  
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).
)
$31,724 - $66,110  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,401
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,336

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Skills That Affect Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

hazmat
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Sales
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Driver
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Safety Compliance
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CDL
up arrow 3%

Transport
up arrow 1%

Commercial
up arrow 1%

Jobsite Delivery
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Customer Service
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Machine Operation
up arrow 1%

Hazardous Material
up arrow 2%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 4%

Driving
up arrow 7%

forklift
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Less than Truckload (LTL) Freight
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 280 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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