Sanitation Truck Driver Salary in the United States

How much does a Sanitation Truck Driver make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Sanitation Truck Driver in the United States is $21 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $17 and $24. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Sanitation Truck Driver

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Job Openings for Sanitation Truck Driver
Dean Foods - Marietta , OH
May drop deliver to large accounts; non-driver controlled order; delivers on a Tractor Trailer ... Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area. * Follow all required work safe practices. This ...
Hirepurpose - 6 days ago
JFC International - Commerce , CA
The Delivery Driver will be assigned duties, based on organizational needs and priorities ... Maintain sanitary conditions in tractor trailers and Bobtails and assist with maintaining sanitary ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Harvest Meat Company - Chula Vista , CA
Responsible for driving a 16' to 24' trucks for the purpose of delivering and unloading various ... Maintain sanitary conditions in tractor and trailer and assist with maintaining sanitary conditions ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Sysco - Auke Bay , AK
Sysco has immediate job openings for dependable Van Special Delivery Truck Drivers to safely and efficiently operate a truck, and manually unload/deliver various products (meats, produce, frozen ...
SYSCO - 7 days ago
Penske Truck Leasing seeks highly motivated and qualified applicants to fill the unique position of Hiker (Vehicle Transporter/ Truck Driver).This position is responsible for vehicle delivery and ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
tempur sealy international - Dalton , Massachusetts
Tempur Sealy is Hiring CDL A Truck DriversAverage $85k-$100k Per Year + $5,000 Sign-On Bonus Tempur Sealy of Albany, NY is looking for hardworking and reliable individuals with a Class A CDL who can ...
Jobtome - 1 day ago