Flatbed Truck Driver Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$60,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$102,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Carrier
Highest Paying City
Newark, NJ
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a flatbed truck driver make?
The national average salary for a Flatbed Truck Driver in the United States is $60,556 per year or $29.11 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $102,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $35,000 per year. Transportation companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Flatbed Truck Driver salaries include New Jersey, Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut, and Delaware. The typical tenure for a Flatbed Truck Driver is 1.7 years.
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Average Flatbed Truck Driver Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Flatbed Truck Driver in the USA is $60,556 annually or $29.11 hourly. Newark, NJ reports the highest Flatbed Truck Driver salaries at $87,227 per year. The average entry-level salary in Newark, NJ is $38,000. New Jersey, Rhode Island, New York, Connecticut, and Delaware are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Alabama, Florida, Idaho, Arkansas, and Alaska.

Map of Flatbed Truck Driver Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Flatbed Truck Drivers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Flatbed Truck Driver Salary By Company

There is good job security in Flatbed Truck Driver positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Flatbed Truck Driver jobs are in Transportation companies and Transportation companies. Companies like Carrier or Commercial Metals will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like Ryder System or Geneva Pipe, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Flatbed Truck Drivers.

Flatbed Truck Driver Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Flatbed Truck Driver Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Flatbed Truck Driver can range from $43,890 to $77,083 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Flatbed Truck Driver Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
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Montgomery Transport
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Cdl-A Flatbed Truck Driving
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$70,000
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Montgomery Transport
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$70,000
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Montgomery Transport
Montgomery Transport
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$70,000
$70,000
Montgomery Transport
Montgomery Transport
Cdl-A Flatbed Truck Driving
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Montgomery Transport
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Cdl-A Flatbed Truck Driving
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$70,000
$70,000
Montgomery Transport
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04/17/2020
$70,000
$70,000
Montgomery Transport
Montgomery Transport
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Cdl-A Flatbed Truck Driving
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$70,000
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Montgomery Transport
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