How much does a Freight Driver make? The average Freight Driver salary is $49,422 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $43,661 and $56,658. 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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... freight Drivers can expect to work 12 hours per day All Cowan Dedicated Local Drivers will enjoy: * Health, Dental, and Vision insurance after 60 days of employment * 401k with company match & $20 ...
Cowan Systems - 15 days ago
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 - 8 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 - 25 days ago
No Touch Freight * Pet/Rider Policy * $1,000.00 Referral Bonus * Cash Advances * Stop Pay/Detention ... Class A CDL License * 1 Year of Experience Preferred Call 336-502-6466 or Apply Online Today!
FindATruckerJob (ClickCast) - 76 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 - 37 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 - 38 days ago

Freight Driver Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Freight Driver between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Freight Driver in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $61,777
Washington, DC $55,016
Miami, FL $48,113
Chicago, IL $52,431
Boston, MA $55,683
New York, NY $59,454
Dallas, TX $49,101
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What is the average salary for Freight Driver in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Freight Driver in the United States. The base salary for Freight Driver ranges from $43,661 to $56,658 with the average base salary of $49,422. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $43,661 to $56,658 with the average total cash compensation of $49,422.
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Base Salary $49,422 $43,661 - $56,658
Bonus $0 $0 - $0
Total Pay $49,422 $43,661 - $56,658
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What's the difference between Freight Coordinator and Freight Driver?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Freight Driver is $49,422, and the average salary of Freight Coordinator is $37,001. The average salary of Freight Coordinator is lower than Freight Driver. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Freight Driver, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Freight Driver. a Freight Driver Salary in New Britain, CT is $53,376 as of October 28, 2020; a Freight Driver Salary in Barnstable, MA is $52,116 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Freight Driver vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Freight Driver?
Salary ranges for a Freight Driver can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020