Line Trucker Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about line trucker demographics? We analyzed 152 line truckers resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Line Trucker Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as line truckers. Keep reading to find out what the results for line truckers were.

Line Trucker Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among line truckers is White, which makes up 68.2% of all line truckers. Comparatively, there are 14.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.1% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 68.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 14.1%
  • Black or African American, 10.1%
  • Asian, 4.3%
  • Unknown, 2.0%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.3%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Line Truckers

Job Title
  • Spanish, 100.0%

Line Trucker Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among line truckers.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Line Trucker Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the line trucker position over time.

Male
Female
80%
77%
74%
71%
68%
65%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Line Trucker Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of line truckers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of line truckers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Line Trucker

By looking over 152 line truckers resumes, we figured out that the average line trucker enjoys staying at their job for Less than 1 year for a percentage of 38%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Line Trucker Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of line trucker employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of line truckers is 40+ years old, which represents 63% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Line Truckers with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, brick unloader tender and septic tank installer have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Gift Wrapper15%80%
Gift Packer18%72%
Pill Packer22%72%
Line Trucker78%19%
Marine Tower Operator96%4%
Septic Tank Installer96%2%
Brick Unloader Tender98%2%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Brick Unloader Tender
Septic Tank Installer
Marine Tower Operator
Line Trucker
Pill Packer
Gift Packer
Gift Wrapper
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Line Truckers with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to line truckers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Line Trucker4.93%
Tow Motor Driver6.56%
Package Pick Up6.66%
Trolley Cleaner8.06%
Fruit Distributor8.42%
Garbage Worker8.62%
Frozen Food Selector8.85%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Line Trucker?

male-income
Male Income
$30,094
female-income
Female Income
$28,245

Line Trucker Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Black or African American men and Hispanic or Latino men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$31,259
$30,586
$29,914
$29,242
$28,570
$27,898
$27,226
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Line Trucker Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$30,586
Some College/ Associate Degree$30,881
Bachelor's Degree$31,784

Line Trucker Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

    $32,299
    $31,784
    $31,269
    $30,754
    $30,240
    $29,725
    $29,210
    High School Diploma or Less
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Bachelor's Degree

    Line Trucker Employment Statistics

    This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ line truckers. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most line truckers is the transportation industry.

    Company Size

    We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire line truckers.

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    < 50 employees

    50 - 100 employees

    100 - 500 employees

    500 - 1,000 employees

    1,000 - 10,000 employees

    > 10,000

    The Types Of Companies Line Trucker Work In

    Employees with the line trucker job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most line truckers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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    Private

    Public

    Government

    Industry Concentration

    Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ line truckers. Those industries include transportation, retail and manufacturing.

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    Fortune 500

    Transportation

    Retail

    Manufacturing

    Construction

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