Updated August 22, 2022

Average Hauler Salary

$39,903yearly

To create our salary estimates, Zippia starts with data published in publicly available sources such as the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), Foreign Labor Certification Data Center (FLC) Show More
$19.18 hourly

Entry level Salary
$22,000 yearly
$22,000
10 %
$39,903
Median
$69,000
90 %

How much does a Hauler make?

Haulers make $39,903 per year on average, or $19.18 per hour, in the United States. Haulers on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $22,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $69,000.

Location impacts how much a hauler can expect to make. Haulers make the most in Alaska, Minnesota, California, Montana, and Hawaii.

Highest Paying States For Haulers

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

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Average Salary:

Hauler average salary by State

Rank  State  Avg. Salary  Hourly Rate  Job Count  
1Illinois$40,238$19.3526,013
2North Dakota$39,870$19.171,518
3Indiana$36,211$17.4111,336
4Oklahoma$35,418$17.035,505
5Wisconsin$39,827$19.156,034
6Minnesota$42,378$20.375,974
7Montana$41,171$19.79762
8California$41,215$19.8136,343
9Michigan$36,934$17.767,934
10Alaska$48,422$23.28151
11Oregon$38,937$18.723,194
12Utah$36,889$17.743,032
13Washington$39,983$19.223,701
14Arizona$36,859$17.725,574
15Ohio$32,762$15.7523,131
16New York$37,977$18.2615,918
17South Dakota$33,193$15.961,633
18Mississippi$31,276$15.044,984
19New Jersey$38,421$18.473,780
20Pennsylvania$31,525$15.1620,092
21Kentucky$30,578$14.708,252
22Nevada$34,773$16.721,663
23Texas$32,696$15.7230,361
24Wyoming$33,332$16.02602
25Hawaii$40,440$19.44167
26West Virginia$29,291$14.085,443
27Rhode Island$33,645$16.18667
28Idaho$32,573$15.661,538
29Colorado$32,147$15.468,711
30Iowa$29,646$14.255,690
31Kansas$28,524$13.715,958
32Delaware$30,757$14.791,951
33District of Columbia$36,620$17.61310
34Tennessee$29,824$14.348,034
35Connecticut$33,316$16.021,821
36Vermont$31,671$15.23549
37Missouri$28,708$13.809,203
38North Carolina$28,752$13.8210,611
39Alabama$27,031$13.007,737
40New Hampshire$30,239$14.54738
41Virginia$26,092$12.5417,945
42Louisiana$27,112$13.035,454
43Nebraska$27,811$13.373,034
44Maryland$30,577$14.706,685
45Massachusetts$31,587$15.192,319
46Georgia$25,374$12.2019,597
47New Mexico$27,953$13.442,284
48Maine$27,937$13.43693
49Arkansas$24,871$11.964,477
50South Carolina$22,123$10.648,289
51Florida$22,380$10.766,492

Highest Paying Cities For Haulers

Rank  City  Avg. Salary  Hourly Rate  
1Minneapolis, MN$42,373$20.37
2Olympia, WA$40,667$19.55
3Chicago, IL$40,489$19.47
4Newark, NJ$38,203$18.37
5New York, NY$38,031$18.28
6Merrillville, IN$37,525$18.04
7Phoenix, AZ$37,014$17.80
8Dearborn, MI$36,826$17.70
9Ogden, UT$36,587$17.59
10Findlay, OH$33,315$16.02
11Dallas, TX$32,712$15.73
12York, PA$31,743$15.26
13Baltimore, MD$30,577$14.70
14Ames, IA$29,675$14.27
15Memphis, TN$29,573$14.22

Hauler Salary Details

Average Hauler Salary Graph
Average Hauler Salary Graph, Trends, and Summary

What is a Hauler's Salary?

Percentile  Annual Salary  Monthly Salary  Hourly Rate  
90th Percentile$69,000$5,750$33
75th Percentile$53,000$4,417$25
Average$39,903$3,325$19
25th Percentile$29,000$2,417$14
10th Percentile$22,000$1,833$11

Average Salary By Related Titles

Job Title  Annual Salary  Monthly Salary  Hourly Rate  Job Openings  
Operator And Truck Driver$250,847$20,904$120.60483,014
Driver/Owner Operator$169,793$14,149$81.63170,784
Over The Road Driver$62,119$5,177$29.86711,143
Commercial Driver$46,852$3,904$22.531,016,123
Truck Driver-Over-The-Road$69,158$5,763$33.25689,630
Driver Trainer$46,074$3,839$22.15844,436

Here are the five companies hiring the most now:

  1. Carvana Jobs (28)
  2. United Natural Foods Jobs (5)
  3. Walmart Jobs (39)
  4. Electrolux Jobs (5)
  5. Vonachen Group Jobs (4)

Which Companies Pay Haulers The Most?

According to our most recent salary estimates, ProDrivers and Hines Trucking are the highest paying companies for haulers.
Rank  Company  Average Salary  Hourly Rate  Job Openings  
1ProDrivers$55,544$26.7036
2Hines Trucking$50,502$24.2841
3United Road Services$46,081$22.151,355
4Carvana$45,595$21.921,807
5Martin Marietta$44,857$21.57271
6Mars$43,950$21.131
7Wells Enterprises$43,317$20.83
8United Natural Foods$42,857$20.6031
9Auto Transport City$42,518$20.44
10Shoppers Food$40,705$19.57
11Medical Billing$40,551$19.50331
12Burris Logistics$39,273$18.881
13Holcim$38,588$18.5547
14The Lester Group$38,551$18.5312
15Vonachen Group$38,517$18.52
16IH Services$38,515$18.522
17Diversified Services Inc$38,468$18.497
18Capstone Logistics$38,182$18.3612
19SBM Management Services$37,901$18.22
20Hire Velocity$37,564$18.06878

How Much Do Haulers Make In Different Industries?

Here are some examples of how much a hauler salaries can based on different industries:

  1. The transportation industry pays haulers an average salary of $46,067

  2. The automotive industry pay $45,586

  3. The lowest paying industry for haulers is the retail industry. Haulers in this industry earn an average salary of $30,514

Highest Paying Industries For Haulers

Rank  Industry  Average Salary  Hourly Rate  
1Transportation$46,067$22.15
2Automotive$45,586$21.92
3Manufacturing$42,312$20.34
4Energy$40,610$19.52
5Retail$30,514$14.67

High Paying Hauler Jobs

Hauler Salary Trends

The salary for a hauler can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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.

Average Hauler Salary Over Time

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

    Hauler Salary By Year

    Year  Avg. Salary  Hourly Rate  % Change  
    2022$39,900$19.18+4.0%
    2021$38,300$18.42+3.5%
    2020$37,000$17.78+2.7%
    2019$36,000$17.29+2.7%
    2018$35,000$16.83+2.6%

    Recently Added Hauler Salaries

    Company  Job  Location  Date Added  Salary  
    The Junk TrunkJunk Removal and Donation HaulerDenver, CO07/26/2022$34,436
    Capstone LogisticsFreight HaulerSalisbury, NC07/20/2022$31,305
    Capstone LogisticsWarehouse Freight HaulerFlorence, SC07/20/2022$25,044
    Capstone LogisticsWarehouse Freight HaulerNorth Vernon, IN07/20/2022$33,392
    PeoplereadyTrash HaulerAllentown, PA07/16/2022$36,523
    PeoplereadyTrash HaulerAllentown, PA07/16/2022$36,523
    PeoplereadyTrash Hauler-LoaderConroe, TX07/12/2022$29,218
    PeoplereadyTrash Hauler-LoaderConroe, TX07/12/2022$29,218
    Vonachen GroupLaborer/Scrap-HaulerAmes, IA07/07/2022$33,392
    Capstone LogisticsWarehouse Freight HaulerFlorence, SC07/07/2022$25,044

    Hauler Salaries FAQs

    What state pays Haulers the most?

    Alaska pays Haulers the most in the United States, with an average salary of $48,422 per year, or $23.28 per hour.

    How do I know if I'm being paid fairly as a Hauler?

    You know if you are being paid fairly as a Hauler if your pay is close to the average pay for the state you live in. For example, if you live in Minnesota you should be paid close to $42,378 per year.

    What type of Hauler gets paid the most?

    Operator And Truck Driver gets paid the most. Operator And Truck Driver made a median salary of $250,847. The best-paid 10 percent make $359,000, while the lowest-paid 10 percent make $174,000.

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