How much does an Owner Operator Driver make? The average Owner Operator Driver salary is $231,890 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $208,717 and $250,671. 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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Bolt Express - Alexandria , VA
: Class A CDL Tractor Owner Operator Expedite Business is GREAT, consistent FREIGHT in the lower 48! * 70% plus Fuel Surcharge * Average Gross Revenue to the vehicle monthly $10K to $16K Solo - $18K to ...
JobsInTrucks - 2 days ago
Schneider - Norfolk , VA
As an owner-operator truck driver with Schneider you can earn up to $250000 annually while hauling the drop-and-hook freight you choose from one of the largest load boards in the industry. Schneider ...
Schneider Transportation - 59 days ago
Company Driver opportunities in Central NY, Morgantown KY, Coldwater, MI and Wabash, IN ** Owner Operators earn 80% of Gross ** - $4,000 - $5,000 per week gross - $200,000 to $250,000 Gross to the ...
Page Trucking - 79 days ago
Schneider - Newport News , VA
Owner-Operator Port Dray Truck Drivers eligibility: * Current owner-operators Owner-Operator Port Dray Truck Drivers are eligible for: * Up to $140000 per year * Reliable weekly settlements
Schneider Transportation - 62 days ago
Dart - Lease & Owner Operator - Salem , VA
Now Seeking Owner Operators - Lease Program Available! Earn up to $179,000 per Year - No Interest ... Refer a new driver and earn up to a $2,000 bonus! Interested in Lease Purchase? We Have a Truck for ...
Dart - 34 days ago
CFI is Looking for Owner Operators Solo Owners Average Over $128k / Team Owners Average Over $221k (per team) When you work for CFI as an Over-the-Road (OTR) driver - a job sometimes referred to as ...
CFI Transport - 34 days ago

Owner Operator Driver Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Owner Operator Driver between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Owner Operator Driver in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $289,863
Washington, DC $258,140
Miami, FL $225,748
Chicago, IL $246,010
Boston, MA $261,271
New York, NY $278,964
Dallas, TX $230,383
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What is the average salary for Owner Operator Driver in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Owner Operator Driver in the United States. The base salary for Owner Operator Driver ranges from $208,717 to $250,671 with the average base salary of $231,890. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $260,407 to $335,530 with the average total cash compensation of $294,647.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $231,890 $208,717 - $250,671
Bonus $62,756 $51,690 - $84,858
Total Pay $294,647 $260,407 - $335,530
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What's the difference between Owner Operator Truck Driver and Owner Operator Driver?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of Owner Operator Driver is $231,890, and the average salary of Owner Operator Truck Driver is $129,530. The average salary of Owner Operator Truck Driver is lower than Owner Operator Driver. ( 2020-11-25 )
I am an Owner Operator Driver, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for Owner Operator Driver. an Owner Operator Driver Salary in Springfield, MO is $219,090 as of November 25, 2020; an Owner Operator Driver Salary in Fremont, NE is $215,971 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 )
Why does the salary of an Owner Operator 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. ( 2020-11-25 )
What are the Pay Factors for Owner Operator Driver?
Salary ranges for an Owner Operator 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 ( 2020-11-25 )
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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. ( 2020-11-25 )

Last Update: November 25, 2020