How much does a Truck Dispatcher make in the United States? The average Truck Dispatcher salary in the United States is $49,413 as of August 27, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $42,438 and $57,948. 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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What is a Truck Dispatcher ?

Dispatchers are communications personnel responsible for receiving and transmitting pure and reliable messages, tracking vehicles and equipment, and recording other important information. A number of organizations, including police and fire departments, emergency medical services, motorcycle couriers, taxicab providers, trucking companies, railroads, and public utility companies, use dispatchers to relay information and coordinate their operations. Essentially, the dispatcher is the "conductor" of the force, and is responsible for the direction of all units within it....

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Job Openings for Truck Dispatcher
PAYNE TRUCKING, INC - Fredericksburg , VA
Payne Trucking has an opening for an experienced Transportation Dispatcher to help grow our end dump & dry van division by coordinating deliveries throughout the Eastern Coast of the US, utilizing ...
Recruitology - 6 days ago
Thompson Trucking - Concord , VA
RLJ Thompson Trucking - Regional trucking company seeking a full-time dispatcher. Applicant must be computer literate, possess good communication skills, be able to multitask, and handle fast-paced ...
ZipRecruiter - 57 days ago
Milan Supply - Company Drivers - Charlottesville , VA
You want a CDL-A truck driver career that offers what you need on the road and off it-- Milan will ... Our EXPERIENCED dispatchers work to get you miles - average of 15 years' experience per dispatcher ...
Milan Supply - 4 days ago
My Plumber Plus - Manassas , VA
My Plumber Plus is in need of an Experienced Dispatcher Ideal Dispatcher will have: * 2-4 years dispatching experience * 2-4 years customer service experience * able to work well with a team of ...
JobTarget - 19 days ago
CRST International - Newport News , VA
CDL-A OTR FLATBED OWNER-OPERATOR TRUCK DRIVER JOBS As a CDL-A owner operator, you need stable ... Zero forced dispatch * Medical, dental and vision * 100% Fuel Surcharge, Detention, and Tarping ...
CRST International - 57 days ago
CRST International - Hampton , VA
Zero forced dispatch * Medical, dental and vision * 100% fuel surcharge and detention Specialized Owner Operator truck drivers enjoy these supportive programs: * I-Cap --Our unique cost-savings ...
CRST International - 57 days ago

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