Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Green Bay Salary

How much does a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer make in Green Bay, WI? The average hourly rate for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Green Bay is $18.72 per hour. This is 1% below the national average for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer which is $18.85 per hour. Wages for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Green Bay range from $16.28 per hour to $20.20 per hour. Total Annual Pay, which includes hourly rate and overtime for a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Green Bay ranges from $30,639 to $94,734 annually. Job satisfaction is reported as 2 out of 5 stars. In Green Bay, men make up the majority of the workforce (100 percent). In Green Bay, a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer often enjoys medical benefits provided by their employer.

$16.28 - $20.20
$19
MEDIAN: $18.72
50%

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Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $18.72
Overtime $26.35
Annual Data $0$94K
Total Pay (?
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$30,639 - $94,734
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Truck driver/tractor-trailer drivers must have knowledge of commercial driving regulations in order to transport all types of goods from livestock to materials over long-distance hauls. They must know how to maneuver the truck into the unloading and loading positions. Truck drivers must know how to go through a weigh station before and after loading. They also have to go through weigh stations while on the road. Truck drivers must maintain a log according to I.C.C. regulations. The log is presented to any law enforcement that requests it or to an employer. Some only drive during the day on short haul trips. Others may drive cross-country and take many days to get there. They are only allowed to drive 11 hours after 10 consecutive hours off duty. Truck drivers must navigate through big cities, small towns, rain and snow. Knowledge of how to drive in any weather condition is a must. Truck drivers have to go to school to get the special license. They must complete a CDL (Commercial Driver License) class. They must have a CDL-A in order to drive a heavy truck. Tests and classes are given at a truck driving school. Truck driving must be taken very seriously. Truck drivers put their own lives and other people's lives in the line of fire by being careless. Safety is essential for this job. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)


Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Tasks

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

About Green Bay, Wisconsin

Brown County, Wisconsin
105,221
Male:
52,517 (49.9%)
Female:
52,704 (50.1%)
Green Bay is a city in and the county seat of Brown County in the U.S. State of Wisconsin, located at the head of Green Bay, a sub-basin of Lake Michigan, at the mouth of the Fox River. It is located 581 feet (177 m) above sea level and 112 miles (180 km) north of Milwaukee. The population was 104,057 at the 2010 census. Green Bay is the third-largest city in the state of Wisconsin, after Milwaukee and Madison, and the third-largest city on the west shore of Lake Michigan, after Chicago and Milwaukee. Green Bay is home to the National Football League team Green Bay Packers. Green Bay is the principal city of the Green Bay Metropolitan Statistical Area, which covers Brown, Kewaunee, and Oconto counties; the MSA had a combined population of 306,241 at the 2010 census. Green Bay is an industrial city with several meatpacking plants, paper mills, and a port...
Green Bay:
$41,811
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$652
Green Bay:
$125,400
Wisconsin:
$168,300
2.5%

Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Job Listings

Key Stats for Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
20 years or more
58%

Experience Affects Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Late-Career
▲66%

Entry-Level
▲6%

National Average
$43,000

Experienced
▼14%

Skills That Affect Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer Salaries

Commercial
▲11%

Transport
▲6%

National Average
$43,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
20 years or more
58%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: