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$47,739

Average Base Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,198

Average Bonus
The average truck driver salary in United States is $47,739 or an equivalent hourly rate of $23. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,198. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$33,564

Entry Level Salary

$62,519

Senior Level Salary
An entry level truck driver (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $33,564. On the other end, a senior level truck driver (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $62,519.

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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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