How much does a Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer earn in the United States? The average Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer salary in the United States is $51,357 as of December 01, 2018, but the range typically falls between $45,350 and $58,891. 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 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 time More
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, 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. Must be licensed to operate a truck. Must have a "satisfactory" driving record. Typically reports to a supervisor. Requires Truck Driver (CDL-A). 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
Includes bonus, healthcare, and retirement
1 - 3 years experience
2 + years experience
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