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The average salary for a Tanker truck driver is $50,000.
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Popular Skills for Tanker truck driver

Skills in HAZMAT, DOT Compliance, Transport and Safety Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Heavy Equipment Operation.

Pay by Experience Level for Tanker truck driver

An entry-level Tanker truck driver with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,496 based on 9 salaries. An early career Tanker truck driver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,555 based on 128 salaries. A mid-career Tanker truck driver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,871 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Tanker truck driver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,019 based on 109 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $67,793.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Tanker truck driver in their job title in Richmond, Virginia earn an average of 50.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (40.0% more) and Houston, Texas (16.9% more).

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