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The average freight truck driver salary in Alabama, United States is $38,230 or an hourly rate of $18. This is 11% lower (-$4,700) than the average freight truck driver salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $898.
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An entry level freight truck driver (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $24,665. On the other end, a senior level freight truck driver (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $57,027.

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Job Description
Drive a tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). May be required to unload truck. Requires commercial drivers' license.

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