Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:


Average Base Salary


Average Hourly Rate


Average Bonus
The average truck driver long haul salary in Alabama, United States is $34,076 or an hourly rate of $16. This is 11% lower (-$4,190) than the average truck driver long haul salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $750.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level truck driver long haul (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $24,564. On the other end, a senior level truck driver long haul (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,678.
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.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtaned.

About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Jobs that May Interest You
Drivers (Class A CDL) - Long Haul & Short Haul Drivers Needed!
Morgan Van Lines, Inc
We also know what is important to many professional truck drivers because we asked. Our drivers become extended family and have long careers with our company. Long-Haul and Short-Haul Drivers Needed
OTR/Long Haul Company Truck Drivers & Owner Operators
Rains and Sons Transportation
OTR/Long Haul Company Truck Drivers & Owner Operators! Company Drivers can earn $1,000-$1,200/week ... Any driver who has been employed for greater than one year - .39 cents per mile Any driver who has ...
Truck Driver - Train-to-Hire - Entry-Level - Paid Training
CRST Expedited
Your Career For the Long Haul - Apply Today No experience. No Problem! Get paid to train. In as ... There is always a job out there for a truck driver and it pays a lot more than you may think. In ...
Truck Driver - Change Your Career & Get Paid While You Get Your CDL -
After you have your CDL, you'll continue your on-the-job training as a long haul truck driver. * If you were to go to a CDL school, you would not get paid while you are training AND you'd have to ...
Class A CDL Flatbed OTR Truck Drivers - Immediate Miles & Great Pay
JLE Industries
... long-haul flatbed trucking routes across the Northeast, Southeast and Central United States. Through progressive technology investments and deeply ingrained driver service culture, we offer our ...

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo