How much does a OTR Driver make?

Updated Nov 22, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$48,679 /yr
Average Base Pay

564 salaries

$29K

Low

$49K

Average

$82K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for OTR Driver is $48,679 per year in United States. Filter by location to see OTR Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 564 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by OTR Driver employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Truck Driver$57,985 /yr
L3
Truck Driver III$56,652 /yr
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Swift Transportation
3.5

Swift Transportation

OTR Driver

$41,795

 /yr
Range: $11K - $81K
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$11K

$81K

$10,956 - $80,954 Range

Werner Enterprises
3.6

Werner Enterprises

OTR Driver

$43,738

 /yr
Range: $21K - $75K

$21K

$75K

$21,145 - $74,919 Range

CR England
3.5

CR England

OTR Driver

$38,578

 /yr
Range: $20K - $61K

$20K

$61K

$19,685 - $60,912 Range

PTI
3.1

PTI

OTR Driver - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $5 - $28

$5

$28

$5 - $28 Range

Millis Transfer
4

Millis Transfer

OTR Driver

$56,183

 /yr
Range: $43K - $76K

$43K

$76K

$43,041 - $75,589 Range

Crete Carrier
3.6

Crete Carrier

OTR Driver

$62,701

 /yr
Range: $28K - $540K

$28K

$540K

$27,748 - $539,932 Range

Schneider
3.7

Schneider

OTR Driver

$42,225

 /yr
Range: $26K - $71K

$26K

$71K

$25,710 - $70,615 Range

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TransAm Trucking
3.2

TransAm Trucking

OTR Driver

$35,338

 /yr
Range: $1K - $115K

$1K

$115K

$1,154 - $115,253 Range

Covenant Transportation
3.4

Covenant Transportation

OTR Driver

$54,108

 /yr
Range: $25K - $173K

$25K

$173K

$24,896 - $172,879 Range

Heartland Express
3.3

Heartland Express

OTR Driver

$57,630

 /yr
Range: $17K - $64K

$17K

$64K

$16,718 - $64,426 Range

Western Express
3.6

Western Express

OTR Driver - Monthly

$3,461

 /mo
Range: $59 - $5K

$59

$5K

$59 - $5,441 Range

PAM Transport
2.8

PAM Transport

OTR Driver - Monthly

$2,434

 /mo
Range: $1K - $4K

$1K

$4K

$1,025 - $3,937 Range

National Carriers
3.6

National Carriers

OTR Driver

$40,821

 /yr
Range: $33K - $59K

$33K

$59K

$33,236 - $58,897 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

OTR Driver

$88,682

 /yr
Range: $51K - $122K

$51K

$122K

$51,498 - $122,034 Range

Roehl Transport
3.7

Roehl Transport

OTR Driver - Monthly

$3,238

 /mo
Range: $1K - $5K

$1K

$5K

$1,199 - $5,343 Range

Prime
3.8

Prime

OTR Driver

$59,090

 /yr
Range: $34K - $88K

$34K

$88K

$34,136 - $87,664 Range

Frito-Lay
3.3

Frito-Lay

OTR Driver

$81,208

 /yr
Range: $30K - $104K

$30K

$104K

$30,281 - $103,763 Range

PTI
3.1

PTI

OTR Driver - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $7 - $12

$7

$12

$7 - $12 Range

Stevens Transport
3

Stevens Transport

OTR Driver

$28,543

 /yr
Range: $8K - $50K

$8K

$50K

$8,090 - $50,000 Range

Con-way Freight
3.1

Con-way Freight

OTR Driver

$57,682

 /yr
Range: $37K - $71K

$37K

$71K

$37,099 - $70,564 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an OTR Driver salaries

The national average salary for an OTR Driver is $48,679 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an OTR Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 564 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an OTR Driver employees.

The highest salary for an OTR Driver in United States is $81,552 per year.

The lowest salary for an OTR Driver in United States is $29,057 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$20
hourly
A Truck Driver in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$32
hourly
A CDL Class A Truck Driver in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$57,615
per year
A Class A Truck Driver in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $57,615 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$2
hourly
A Truck Driver in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $2 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Bowling Green, KY Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bowling Green, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Commercial Trash Driver in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$26
hourly
A Boom Truck Operator in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Class A Truck Driver in the Topeka, KS Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
Topeka, KS Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
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