Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Phoenix Tractor-Trailer Drivers — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $38K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $42K. Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Phoenix, Ariz. claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $45K. Tractor-Trailer Drivers in Phoenix who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $49K.