Average Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Hourly Pay

$22.51
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$17.44
MEDIAN
$22.51
90%
$29.53

The average hourly pay for a Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver is $22.51 in 2023

Hourly Rate
$17 - $30
Bonus
$440 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$111 - $5k
Commission
$0 - $49k
Total Pay
$37k - $73k
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How do Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
(601)
Highly Satisfied
74Reviews
Based on 601 responses, the job of Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.75 out of 5. On average, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

What is the highest pay for Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver is $29.53 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver is $17.44 / hour

How can Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver that oversees more junior Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.