How much does a Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer make in the United States? The average Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer salary in the United States is $55,573 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $49,073 and $63,726. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Tractor Trailer Driver

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Job Description for Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer

Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer operates a tractor trailer truck that transports cargo to and from specified destinations. Prepares, receives and provides appropriate documentation for the delivery or pick up of goods to ensure timely service. Being a Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer loads, secures, verifies, and unloads cargo. Maintains radio or telephone contact with dispatcher to receive instructions for scheduled delivery or pick up. Additionally, Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer maintains logs of travel and cargo according to federal and state regulations. May be responsible for vehicle inspection and maintenance. Must have a "satisfactory" driving record. Typically reports to a supervisor. Requires Truck Driver license (CDL-A). May require a high school diploma. The Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Truck Driver - Tractor Trailer: Transport Cargo, Maintain Travel Logs, Loads/Secures /Unloads Cargo, DOT Regulations ...More

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