How much does a Truck Driver - Light earn in the United States? The average Truck Driver - Light salary in the United States is $39,050 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $33,288 and $45,886. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
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Operates a 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. Loa More
Operates a 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, verifies, and unloads cargo. Maintains radio or telephone contact with dispatcher to receive instructions for scheduled delivery or pick up. Maintains logs of travel and cargo according to federal and state regulations. May be responsible for vehicle inspection and maintenance. Size of truck is less than 3 tons. Must have a "satisfactory" driving record. Typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. Requires applicable truck driver license for state. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. Less
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