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Tractor Trailer Truck Driver Salary

How much does a Tractor Trailer Truck Driver make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Tractor Trailer Truck Driver

$49,534 (USD)/yr

$24 (USD)/hr

$1,278 (USD)/yr

$48,965 (USD)/yr

$24 (USD)/hr

$1,278 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Drives gasoline or diesel-powered tractor-trailer combination, usually long distances, and delivers products, livestock, or materials in liquid, loose, or packaged form. Applies knowledge of commercial driving regulations and skill in maneuvering vehicle in difficult situations, such as narrow passageways. Requires a commercial driver's license.
The average tractor trailer truck driver salary in United States is $49,534 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,278. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$36,685 (USD)

$60,269 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$57,423 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Tractor Trailer Truck Driver will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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