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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a CDL Driver make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$63,795 / yrTotal Pay
$51,107 / yrBase Pay
$12,688 / yrAdditional Pay

$63,795

 / yr
$35K$214K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a CDL Driver is $63,795 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $51,107 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $12,688 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Cdl Driver?

Some related job titles are Cdl B Driver Salaries with median pay of $57,035, Class A Cdl Truck Driver Salaries with median pay of $88,462, Cdl Class B Salaries with median pay of $67,366, Class A Driver/Hazmat Tanker Salaries with median pay of $75,084.

What are total pay estimates for a Cdl Driver at different companies?

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Swift Transportation
3.5
CDL DriverSee 24 salaries from all locations319 open jobs

$57,273

 / yr

$61,283

 / yr

$4,440

 / mo

$54,333

 / yr

$5,006

 / mo

$55,353

 / yr

$53,821

 / yr

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$58,081

 / yr

$58,395

 / yr

$5,166

 / mo

$4,587

 / mo

$4,983

 / mo

$56,100

 / yr

$56,738

 / yr

$4,690

 / mo

$4,505

 / mo

$4,957

 / mo

$52,143

 / yr

$4,444

 / mo

$56,026

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What is the pay outlook for Transportation?

Transportation salaries are growing rapidly as the demand for transportation workers grows. The increasing importance of e-commerce and global supply chains are likely to keep the need for transportation workers strong. Also, turnover in the transportation industry is high and an aging workforce is pushing employers to attract new workers to the industry through better pay and benefits.

Recent cdl driver Salaries

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Class A Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$24

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Class A Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$32

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Class A Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$40

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Truck Driver

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$150,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Yard Switcher

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$24

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

CDL Driver pay FAQ

The national average salary for a CDL Driver is $51,107 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a CDL Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1629 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a CDL Driver employees.

The highest salary for a CDL Driver in United States is $76,607 per year.

The lowest salary for a CDL Driver in United States is $34,095 per year.

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