CDL CLASS A DRIVER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$57,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$57,000
Median 50%
$97,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Arnold Companies
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Oregon
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a cdl class a driver make?
The national average salary for a CDL Class A Driver in the United States is $57,602 per year or $27.69 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $97,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $34,000 per year. Construction companies and Transportation companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Oregon, Washington, Nebraska, Nevada, and Louisiana have the highest paying CDL Class A Driver jobs. The typical tenure for a CDL Class A Driver is 2.9 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
CDL Driver
$50,428

Average CDL Class A Driver Salary By Company

CDL Class A Driver jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Construction companies and Transportation companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The Arnold Companies and comCables are the highest paying companies. Companies like Dyno Nobel and Sysco also pay high salaries to their CDL Class A Drivers.

Average CDL Class A Driver Salary By Location

Across America, CDL Class A Drivers make on average $57,602 annually or $27.69 hourly. The top city when it comes to CDL Class A Driver salaries is San Jose, CA at $66,730 per year. The San Jose, CA average entry-level salary for CDL Class A Drivers is $32,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported CDL Class A Driver salaries are Oregon, Washington, Nebraska, Nevada, and Louisiana. Minnesota, Hawaii, Alaska, Florida, and Vermont are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$66,730
2
Portland, OR
$64,238
3
Auburn, WA
$64,166
4
Omaha, NE
$62,756
5
Houston, TX
$62,634

Average CDL Class A Driver Salary By Industry

CDL Class A Driver salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Hospitality companies, Manufacturing companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for CDL Class A Drivers. Hospitality companies pay CDL Class A Drivers an average salary of $62,899, Manufacturing companies pay $60,741, and Retail companys come in at $57,460. The types of companies that pay CDL Class A Drivers the least are in the Construction industry, where the average annual salary is $52,758.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$62,899
2
Manufacturing
$60,741
3
Retail
$57,460
4
Professional
$57,065
5
Transportation
$54,059

RECENTLY ADDED CDL Class A Driver SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Quality Custom Distribution
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$49,045
Quality Driver Solutions
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$45,914
DHL Supply Chain
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$52,000
R L Carriers
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$54,262
McLane Company
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$68,000
Quality Driver Solutions
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$41,740
Teamone Logistics
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$70,000
Quality Driver Solutions
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$43,827
Quality Driver Solutions
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$51,445
Velocity Rail Solutions
CDL Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$84,002
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