How much does a Local Truck Driver make?

Updated Jul 26, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$48,891 /yr
Average Base Pay

520 salaries

$34K

Low

$49K

Average

$71K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Local Truck Driver is $48,891 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Local Truck Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 520 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Local Truck Driver employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Truck Driver$56,444 /yr
L3
Truck Driver III$55,295 /yr
Career Path

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Related Job Titles

Class A Truck Driver

$52,758

per year

Dump Truck Driver

$45,900

per year

Local Driver

$51,522

per year

Cdl Class A Driver

$48,696

per year

Salaries by Company

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (USD)

Range

J.B. Hunt Transport
3.7

J.B. Hunt Transport

Local Truck Driver

$54,608

 /yr
Range: $32K - $79K
53 salaries
See 53 salaries from all locations

$32K

$79K

$32,106 - $79,209 Range

Schneider
3.6

Schneider

Local Truck Driver - Monthly

$3,644

 /mo
Range: $2K - $7K

$2K

$7K

$1,977 - $7,024 Range

Swift Transportation
3.5

Swift Transportation

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $13 - $36

$13

$36

$13 - $36 Range

CR England
3.5

CR England

Local Truck Driver

$53,696

 /yr
Range: $34K - $93K

$34K

$93K

$33,521 - $93,107 Range

Cowan Systems
3.5

Cowan Systems

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $17 - $33

$17

$33

$17 - $33 Range

Ruan Transportation Management Systems
3.4

Ruan Transportation Management Systems

Local Truck Driver

$57,791

 /yr
Range: $35K - $70K

$35K

$70K

$34,879 - $70,343 Range

NFI Industries
3.2

NFI Industries

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $29

$16

$29

$16 - $29 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
TransForce
3.8

TransForce

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $11 - $29

$11

$29

$11 - $29 Range

FedEx Ground
3.4

FedEx Ground

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $18 - $34

$18

$34

$18 - $34 Range

XPO Logistics
3.6

XPO Logistics

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $22 - $31

$22

$31

$22 - $31 Range

U.S. Xpress
3.4

U.S. Xpress

Local Truck Driver

$55,551

 /yr
Range: $50K - $91K

$50K

$91K

$49,550 - $90,834 Range

Central Transport
3

Central Transport

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $20 - $37

$20

$37

$20 - $37 Range

YRC Freight
3.1

YRC Freight

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $20 - $26

$20

$26

$20 - $26 Range

Hub Group
2.7

Hub Group

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $31

$18

$31

$18 - $31 Range

FirstFleet
3.4

FirstFleet

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $33

$16

$33

$16 - $33 Range

Martin Transportation Systems
2.7

Martin Transportation Systems

Local Truck Driver

$45,743

 /yr
Range: $38K - $60K

$38K

$60K

$37,527 - $60,272 Range

Werner Enterprises
3.6

Werner Enterprises

Local Truck Driver

$45,965

 /yr
Range: $41K - $54K

$41K

$54K

$41,066 - $54,256 Range

Old Dominion Freight
3.8

Old Dominion Freight

Local Truck Driver

$66,161

 /yr
Range: $55K - $69K

$55K

$69K

$54,611 - $69,328 Range

Estes Express
3.4

Estes Express

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $29

$22

$29

$22 - $29 Range

CPC Logistics
3.7

CPC Logistics

Local Truck Driver - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $16 - $32

$16

$32

$16 - $32 Range

Download as data Table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 611

Frequently asked questions about a Local Truck Driver salaries

The national average salary for a Local Truck Driver is $48,891 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Local Truck Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 520 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Local Truck Driver employees.

The highest salary for a Local Truck Driver in United States is $70,906 per year.

The lowest salary for a Local Truck Driver in United States is $33,712 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Local Truck Driver or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Local Truck Driver.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent local truck driver salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
A Truck Driver (OTR) in the Little Rock, AR Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Little Rock, AR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Truck Driver in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Kansas City, MO Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Class A Truck Driver in the Harrisonburg, VA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Harrisonburg, VA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Truck Driver in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$40,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$22
hourly
A Truck Operator in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Mixer Driver in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Greensboro, NC Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Greensboro, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.