What is the average annual salary for Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer in the United States is $46,658 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $46,658.
Operates a tractor trailer truck that transports cargo to and from specified destinations. Prepares, receives and provides appropriate documentation for the delivery or pick up of goods to ensure timely service. Loads, secures and unloads cargo. Maintains radio or telephone contact with dispatcher to receive delivery or pick up instructions or to receive notice of changes in scheduled delivery or pick up. Maintains logs of travel and cargo according to federal and state regulations. May be responsible for vehicle maintenance and presentation. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Must be licensed to operate a truck. Licensing requirements depend on the state. Must have a "satisfactory" driving record.
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