Median pay for Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Indianapolis is around $52K annually. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. While slightly less than a third report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$29,087 - $73,013
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$52K
$73K
MEDIAN: $52,452
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$15.20 - $28.69
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$29,087 - $73,013  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,300  
Total Pay (?
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$31,097 - $72,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.20 - $28.69  
   
Overtime
$28.88  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Profit Sharing
$4,300  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,097 - $72,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Indianapolis, Indiana

Marion County, Indiana
848,423
Male:
410,615 (48.4%)
Female:
437,808 (51.6%)
Indianapolis (pronounced /ˌɪndiəˈnæpəlɪs/), is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Indiana and the seat of Marion County. It is in the East North Central region of the Midwestern United States. With an estimated population of 853,173 in 2015, Indianapolis is the second most populous city in the Midwest, after Chicago, and 14th largest in the U.S. The city is the economic and cultural center of the Indianapolis metropolitan area, home to 2 million people, the 34th most populous metropolitan statistical area in the U.S. Its combined statistical area ranks 26th, with 2.4 million inhabitants. Indianapolis covers 372 square miles (963.5 km²), making it the 16th largest city by land area in the U.S. Founded in 1821 as a planned city for the new seat of the government of Indiana, Indianapolis was platted by Alexander Ralston and Elias Pym Fordham on a 1-square-mile (2.6 km2) grid adjacent to the White...
Indianapolis:
$41,278
Indiana:
$50,532
$807
Indianapolis:
$123,500
Indiana:
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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.


Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $44K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $52K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Indianapolis Tractor-Trailer Drivers see a median salary of $48K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $52K on average.

Key Stats for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 5%


National Average
$50,000



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

Customer Service
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HAZMAT
up arrow 3%


National Average
$50,000

Safety Compliance
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Machine Operation
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Jobsite Delivery
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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