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How much does a OTR Truck Driver make?

Updated Sep 21, 2021

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$52,244 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,090 salaries

$32K

Low

$52K

Average

$85K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for OTR Truck Driver is $52,244 per year in United States. Filter by location to see OTR Truck Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1090 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by OTR Truck Driver employees.

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L2
Truck Driver$57,974 /yr
L3
Truck Driver III$56,640 /yr
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Swift Transportation
3.4

Swift Transportation

OTR Truck Driver

$42,274

 /yr
Range: $19K - $69K
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$19K

$69K

$19,215 - $69,165 Range

Schneider
3.6

Schneider

OTR Truck Driver

$41,444

 /yr
Range: $25K - $75K

$25K

$75K

$24,592 - $74,656 Range

Prime
3.8

Prime

OTR Truck Driver

$53,496

 /yr
Range: $21K - $86K

$21K

$86K

$20,842 - $85,693 Range

CR England
3.5

CR England

OTR Truck Driver

$34,735

 /yr
Range: $19K - $80K

$19K

$80K

$18,672 - $80,337 Range

Werner Enterprises
3.6

Werner Enterprises

OTR Truck Driver

$47,736

 /yr
Range: $26K - $112K

$26K

$112K

$25,507 - $111,729 Range

Crete Carrier
3.5

Crete Carrier

OTR Truck Driver

$59,632

 /yr
Range: $32K - $100K

$32K

$100K

$31,658 - $99,857 Range

Western Express
3.6

Western Express

OTR Truck Driver

$42,990

 /yr
Range: $16K - $66K

$16K

$66K

$16,154 - $66,335 Range

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Knight Transportation
3.3

Knight Transportation

OTR Truck Driver

$45,973

 /yr
Range: $27K - $69K

$27K

$69K

$27,316 - $69,212 Range

U.S. Xpress
3.4

U.S. Xpress

OTR Truck Driver - Monthly

$3,046

 /mo
Range: $985 - $5K

$985

$5K

$985 - $4,947 Range

Roehl Transport
3.6

Roehl Transport

OTR Truck Driver

$49,880

 /yr
Range: $26K - $63K

$26K

$63K

$25,704 - $63,002 Range

Melton Truck Lines
4.2

Melton Truck Lines

OTR Truck Driver

$63,186

 /yr
Range: $47K - $75K

$47K

$75K

$47,117 - $74,724 Range

May Trucking
3.6

May Trucking

OTR Truck Driver - Monthly

$3,371

 /mo
Range: $2K - $4K

$2K

$4K

$2,400 - $4,213 Range

Stevens Transport
2.9

Stevens Transport

OTR Truck Driver

$38,445

 /yr
Range: $5K - $79K

$5K

$79K

$5,335 - $79,060 Range

PAM Transport
2.8

PAM Transport

OTR Truck Driver

$27,778

 /yr
Range: $14K - $51K

$14K

$51K

$13,883 - $50,951 Range

HMD Trucking
5

HMD Trucking

OTR Truck Driver

$83,438

 /yr
Range: $76K - $100K

$76K

$100K

$75,505 - $100,125 Range

Covenant Transportation
3.4

Covenant Transportation

OTR Truck Driver - Monthly

$3,874

 /mo
Range: $2K - $5K

$2K

$5K

$2,072 - $5,294 Range

CRST Expedited
2.3

CRST Expedited

OTR Truck Driver - Monthly

$2,545

 /mo
Range: $2K - $3K

$2K

$3K

$2,272 - $2,880 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

OTR Truck Driver

$94,359

 /yr
Range: $66K - $109K

$66K

$109K

$66,103 - $109,435 Range

J.B. Hunt Transport
3.7

J.B. Hunt Transport

OTR Truck Driver

$50,529

 /yr
Range: $41K - $59K

$41K

$59K

$41,176 - $58,761 Range

CRST International
3.2

CRST International

OTR Truck Driver - Monthly

$2,771

 /mo
Range: $2K - $8K

$2K

$8K

$1,779 - $7,514 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an OTR Truck Driver salaries

The national average salary for an OTR Truck Driver is $52,244 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an OTR Truck Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1090 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an OTR Truck Driver employees.

The highest salary for an OTR Truck Driver in United States is $85,444 per year.

The lowest salary for an OTR Truck Driver in United States is $31,943 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$87,500
per year
A Road Driver in the Hanford, CA Area area reported making $87,500 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Hanford, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$60,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$30,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Truck Driver in the Pensacola, FL Area area reported making $19 per hour
Additional Pay
$72k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Pensacola, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$2,800
monthly
A Class A CDL Driver/HazMat Tanker in the Shreveport, LA Area area reported making $2,800 per month
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Shreveport, LA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A Flatbed Truck Driver in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Truck Driver in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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