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Driver Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming a driver or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a driver, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new driver job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L2

Driver

Alias: Driver II, Associate Driver...(3)
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8+Years of Experience
$42,516Avg. Annual Salary
No Jobs Available
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L3

Senior Driver

Alias: Driver III, Driver Supervisor
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2 - 4Years of Experience
$52,191Avg. Annual Salary
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L4

Driver IV

Alias: Lead Driver, Team Lead Driver...(3)
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5 - 7Years of Experience
No Salary Reports
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Salary Trajectory

Driver Career Path

$90K
$68K
$45K
$23K
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Seniority Levels
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Important Skill Sets for the Driver Career Path

English Language
CDL Hazmat
Dedicated CDL
Drop and Hook

Driver Career Transitions

Your skills as a driver can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as bus driver or delivery driver, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common driver career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.