Truck Driver (CDL-B required) Salary in the United States

How much does a Truck Driver (CDL-B required) make in the United States? The average Truck Driver (CDL-B required) salary in the United States is $44,200 as of August 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $39,000 and $51,200. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Truck Driver (CDL-B required) prepares, receives and provides appropriate documentation for the delivery or pick up of goods to ensure timely service. Operates a truck that transports cargo to and from specified destinations. Being a Truck Driver (CDL-B required) maintains contact with dispatcher to receive instructions about scheduled delivery or pick up. Loads, secures and unloads cargo. In addition, Truck Driver (CDL-B required) maintains logs of travel and cargo according to federal and state regulations. May be responsible for vehicle inspection and routine maintenance. Size of truck is more than 3 tons. Must have a ""satisfactory"" driving record. Typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. Requires applicable truck driver license for state. Being a Truck Driver (CDL-B required) gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as a Truck Driver (CDL-B required) typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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