How much does a Freight Driver make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Freight Driver in the United States is $24 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $21 and $27. Hourly rate 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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Make the shift and fuel your career as a Class A/Touch Freight Truck Driver for Penske. Join a team of professional truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time. We're proud to ...
Penske Truck - 10 days ago
YRC Freight - Ashburn , VA
CDL A Truck Drivers Needed! We offer 100% paid health care insurance, great home time and more ... Join the YRC Freight family! Drive with us and help us lead the industry! This role operates ...
YRC Freight - 27 days ago
Driver will be paid a day rate of $175/day during this time.No touch freight (drivers do not physically load/unload) - load are either drop and hook or live load/unload. For live unload, lumpers are ...
C.R. England - 39 days ago
All no touch freight. Drivers typically work 5 days a week with occassional 6 day. We have great equipment, all trucks automatic transmission and pull 53' refrigerated trailers. Must live within a 50 ...
C.R. England - 40 days ago
... Freight Truck Driver for Penske. Join a team of professional truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time. We're proud to move freight for some of the world's biggest brands ...
Penske Truck - 45 days ago
Southern Freight Services - Duffield , VA
Miles each week? 2500-3000 miles per driver. Our weekly average is currently over 2500 miles! Every truck has a Elite Pass (PrePass)... this covers for both scales and tolls! We pay for XM radio in ...
LinkUp - 67 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Freight Driver in the United States. The average hourly rate for Freight Driver ranges from $21 to $27 with the average hourly pay of $24. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $21 to $27 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $24.

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