Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Phoenix, Arizona Salary

Phoenix Tractor-Trailer Drivers can expect wages of $18.28 per hour on average. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one in three lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. Work is enjoyable for Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Phoenix, Ariz., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,817 - $71,996
$35K
$47K
$72K
MEDIAN: $47,376
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$14.74 - $24.29
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MEDIAN: $18.28
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,817 - $71,996  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$32,217 - $67,476  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.74 - $24.29  
   
Overtime
$17.75 - $36.20  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$32,217 - $67,476  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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About Phoenix, Arizona

Maricopa County, Arizona
1,563,001
Male:
786,833 (50.3%)
Female:
776,168 (49.7%)
Phoenix (/ˈfiːnᵻks/) is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona. With 1,563,025 people (as of 2015), Phoenix is the sixth most populous city nationwide, the most populous state capital in the United States, and the only state capital with a population of more than 1 million residents. Phoenix is the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area, also known as the Valley of the Sun, which in turn is a part of the Salt River Valley. The metropolitan area is the 12th largest by population in the United States, with approximately 4.3 million people as of 2010. In addition, Phoenix is the county seat of Maricopa County and, at 517.9 square miles (1,341 km2), it is the largest city in the state, nearly twice the size of Tucson and one of the largest cities in the United States. Settled in 1867 as an agricultural community near the confluence of the...
Phoenix:
$48,452
Arizona:
$51,492
$922
Phoenix:
$200,800
Arizona:
$194,300
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Pay by Experience Level for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $39K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $45K. Phoenix Tractor-Trailer Drivers see a median salary of $45K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $50K on average.

Key Stats for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

▲15%

▲5%

▲3%

National Average
$43,000

▼8%

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


HAZMAT
▲9%

▲6%




Commercial
▼0%

National Average
$43,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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