Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Oklahoma City Salary

Oklahoma City Tractor-Trailer Drivers take home an average $18.70 per hour. Although a fair number have medical coverage and the greater part have dental coverage, close to one-fourth claim no health benefits at all. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$26,451 - $80,000
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$47K
$80K
MEDIAN: $47,168
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$15.16 - $24.47
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MEDIAN: $18.70
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$26,451 - $80,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,959 - $67,082  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.16 - $24.47  
   
Overtime
$22.18 - $30.93  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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$31,959 - $67,082  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Oklahoma County, Oklahoma
631,263
Male:
309,227 (49.0%)
Female:
322,036 (51.0%)
Oklahoma City is the capital and largest city of the state of Oklahoma. The county seat of Oklahoma County, the city ranks 27th among United States cities in population. The population grew following the 2010 Census, with the population estimated to have increased to 631,346 as of July 2015. As of 2015, the Oklahoma City metropolitan area had a population of 1,358,452, and the Oklahoma City-Shawnee Combined Statistical Area had a population of 1,459,758 (Chamber of Commerce) residents, making it Oklahoma's largest metropolitan area. Oklahoma City's city-limits extend into Canadian, Cleveland, and Pottawatomie counties, though much of those areas outside of the core Oklahoma County area are suburban or rural (watershed). The city ranks as the eighth-largest city in the United States by land area (including consolidated city-counties; it is the largest city in the United States by land area whose government is not consolidated with that of a county or...
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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.


For Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Oklahoma City, Okla., level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $43K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $49K. On average, Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Oklahoma City make $53K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $54K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Key Stats for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

▲8%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$49,000

▼12%

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

Jobsite Delivery
▲6%

Commercial
▲5%

▲2%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$49,000

HAZMAT
▼1%

Safety Compliance
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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