CLASS A DRIVER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$31,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
The Arnold Companies
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Oregon
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a class a driver make?
Class A Drivers in America make, on average, $52,326 a year or $25.16 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 55,000. The top 10 percent earn over $86,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $31,000 annually. Hospitality companies and Transportation companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Oregon, Washington, Nevada, California, and Idaho are some of the states with the best Class A Driver salaries in the US. The typical employment for a Class A Driver is 3.4 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
CDL Driver
$50,428

Average Class A Driver Salary By Company

Class A Drivers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Class A Drivers are in Hospitality companies and Transportation companies. The Arnold Companies and Phillips Feed Service, Inc. are the highest paying companies. Companies like Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits and Oak Harbor Freight Lines also report very competitive wages for Class A Drivers.

Average Class A Driver Salary By Location

As a Class A Driver in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $52,326 per year or $25.16 per hour. The top city when it comes to Class A Driver salaries is San Jose, CA at $60,565 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $32,000. Oregon, Washington, Nevada, California, and Idaho are the top 5 highest earning states for Class A Drivers. Michigan, Georgia, South Carolina, Minnesota, and Florida have the lowest reported salaries for Class A Drivers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$60,565
2
Portland, OR
$57,371
3
Tacoma, WA
$57,314
4
Houston, TX
$55,569
5
Omaha, NE
$54,011

Average Class A Driver Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Class A Driver works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Professional companies, Manufacturing companies, and Transportation companies pay higher-than-average wages for Class A Drivers. Professional companies pay their Class A Drivers the highest wages, averaging $55,058 per year. Manufacturing companies and Transportation companies pay well too, at $54,374 and $52,547, respectively. The average salary for Class A Drivers in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $49,776.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$55,058
2
Manufacturing
$54,374
3
Transportation
$52,547
4
Retail
$52,364
5
Construction
$51,322

RECENTLY ADDED Class A Driver SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$72,000
10/31/2019
$65,000
Superior Tire Service
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$37,566
Careers In Trucks LLC
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$75,000
Duck Delivery
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$35,479
10/31/2019
$75,000
UNFI
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$47,959
Cort
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$45,914
Adecco
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$41,740
Swire Coca-Cola
Class A Driver
10/31/2019
$49,024
Show More