Experienced Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Experienced Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer is $17.42 per hour.
Experienced Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Total Pay (?
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$31,207 - $76,097
(Median)
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76K
MEDIAN: $49,249
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Experienced Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Total Pay (?
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$13.53 - $23.16
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,207 - $76,097  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,056  
Profit Sharing
$196.27 - $3,898  
Commission
$1,179 - $18,313  
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).
)
$30,244 - $63,619  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,762
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.53 - $23.16  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.44  
Overtime
$18.49 - $34.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,056  
   
Commission
$1,179 - $18,313  
Profit Sharing
$196.27 - $3,898  
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).
)
$30,244 - $63,619  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,762
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Pay Difference By Location

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Seattle
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Baltimore
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Phoenix
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Atlanta
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Salt Lake City
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Los Angeles
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St. Louis
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National Average
$44,000
Detroit
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Dallas
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Philadelphia
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Houston
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Pittsburgh
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Las Vegas
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Orlando
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Skills That Affect Experienced Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Transport
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Commercial
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Safety Compliance
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Customer Service
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Machine Operation
0%
National Average
$44,000
Jobsite Delivery
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Sales
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Gender

Female
3%
female alumni
 
Male
97%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 26%
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