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Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer in Salinas, CA

How much does a Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer earn in Salinas, CA? The average Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer salary in Salinas, CA is $57,220 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,530 and $65,610. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Salinas, CA

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  1. Down a level:

    Yard Jockey

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Truck Driver, Heavy / Tractor-Trailer

    1 - 3 years experience

  3. Up a level:

    Truck Driver Supervisor I

    2 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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