An Experienced Truck Driver Heavy earns an average wage of AU$24.52 per hour.

AU$43,243 - AU$93,282
AU$43K
AU$58K
AU$93K
MEDIAN: AU$57,533
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.63 - AU$30.24
AU$20
AU$24
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$24.23
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$93K
Salary AU$43,243 - AU$93,282
Bonus AU$3,000
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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AU$41,429 - AU$71,628
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 26 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$19.63 - AU$30.24
Overtime AU$24.57 - AU$45.85
Annual Data AU$0AU$71K
Bonus AU$3,000
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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AU$41,429 - AU$71,628
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 26 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 254

Job Description for Truck Driver Heavy

Truck drivers operate trucks (many times, 18-wheelers) to deliver goods. They may own their trucks or work for a trucking company. In addition to driving, a truck driver is expected to have some working knowledge of basic mechanical skills in case the truck breaks down on the road. Truck drivers often work long hours, logging their hours in a logbook. They are required to maintain documents indicating pickup and drop-off times, as well as stops made, gas purchases, and any other important details about the trip.

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Truck Driver Heavy Tasks

  • Transport, deliver and pickup goods or equipment by heavy truck.
  • Keep accurate driving log and may be responsible for general truck maintenance.

Truck Driver Heavy Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$51,968

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Key Stats for Truck Driver Heavy

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
10-19 years
77%
20 years or more
23%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 99%