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$37,843

Average Base Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$889

Average Bonus
The average freight truck driver salary in Alabama, United States is $37,843 or an hourly rate of $18. This is 11% lower (-$4,653) than the average freight truck driver salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $889.
Salary by Experience

$24,416

Entry Level Salary

$56,451

Senior Level Salary
An entry level freight truck driver (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $24,416. On the other end, a senior level freight truck driver (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $56,451.
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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