Updated August 22, 2022

Average Maintenance Truck Driver Salary

$50,709yearly

$24.38 hourly

Entry level Salary
$35,000 yearly
$35,000
10 %
$50,709
Median
$72,000
90 %

How much does a Maintenance Truck Driver make?

Maintenance truck drivers make $50,709 per year on average, or $24.38 per hour, in the United States. Maintenance truck drivers on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $35,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $72,000.

Location impacts how much a maintenance truck driver can expect to make. Maintenance truck drivers make the most in California, Hawaii, Nevada, Alaska, and Oregon.

Highest Paying States For Maintenance Truck Drivers

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

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Maintenance Truck Driver average salary by State

RankStateAvg. SalaryHourly RateJob Count
1Wyoming$53,667$25.80528
2California$64,586$31.0516,856
3Oregon$54,521$26.212,490
4Utah$53,266$25.611,824
5Nevada$57,261$27.53988
6Montana$54,363$26.14631
7North Dakota$54,078$26.00392
8Kansas$41,057$19.743,564
9Idaho$46,137$22.181,291
10Washington$51,938$24.973,470
11New Mexico$45,263$21.761,487
12Wisconsin$42,420$20.395,260
13Ohio$38,506$18.5112,563
14Nebraska$42,151$20.262,230
15Iowa$40,032$19.253,979
16Delaware$41,914$20.151,097
17Hawaii$60,646$29.16144
18Arizona$46,526$22.372,396
19Indiana$38,162$18.356,931
20Kentucky$36,906$17.744,793
21Oklahoma$38,726$18.623,185
22Alaska$54,686$26.29173
23South Dakota$44,776$21.53438
24Pennsylvania$39,134$18.819,557
25Michigan$38,665$18.596,226
26New York$42,964$20.666,958
27Minnesota$41,792$20.094,996
28Tennessee$35,950$17.286,656
29Missouri$37,052$17.815,741
30Arkansas$37,008$17.792,219
31Illinois$36,537$17.5712,816
32West Virginia$34,600$16.631,620
33Mississippi$33,919$16.312,314
34New Jersey$39,381$18.933,491
35Louisiana$33,971$16.333,347
36Maryland$38,310$18.424,067
37Virginia$37,225$17.905,638
38Georgia$34,038$16.3610,131
39Colorado$39,528$19.002,402
40South Carolina$32,687$15.715,818
41Connecticut$35,989$17.301,873
42North Carolina$32,846$15.798,726
43District of Columbia$40,211$19.33298
44Rhode Island$34,541$16.61608
45Alabama$31,568$15.183,658
46Texas$33,286$16.0010,334
47New Hampshire$33,718$16.21773
48Vermont$32,387$15.57477
49Massachusetts$31,863$15.322,840
50Maine$28,332$13.62711
51Florida$27,112$13.036,090

Highest Paying Cities For Maintenance Truck Drivers

RankCityAvg. SalaryHourly Rate
1Salinas, CA$68,346$32.86
2Billings, MT$53,779$25.86
3Orem, UT$53,078$25.52
4Yakima, WA$52,165$25.08
5Sioux Falls, SD$44,128$21.22
6Carlsbad, NM$43,863$21.09
7New York, NY$43,289$20.81
8Dodge City, KS$42,116$20.25
9Greeley, CO$39,708$19.09
10Mansfield, OH$38,832$18.67
11Germantown, MD$38,339$18.43
12Waxahachie, TX$33,301$16.01
13Burlington, VT$32,279$15.52
14Charleston, SC$31,795$15.29
15Lewiston, ME$28,206$13.56

Maintenance Truck Driver Salary Details

Average Maintenance Truck Driver Salary Graph
Average Maintenance Truck Driver Salary Graph, Trends, and Summary

What is a Maintenance Truck Driver's Salary?

PercentileAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly Rate
90th Percentile$72,000$6,000$35
75th Percentile$61,000$5,083$29
Average$50,709$4,226$24
25th Percentile$41,000$3,417$20
10th Percentile$35,000$2,917$17

Average Salary By Related Titles

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
Driver/Mover$32,318$2,693$15.54929,748
Driver$34,771$2,898$16.721,017,998
CDL Driver$63,112$5,259$30.34784,044
Local Driver$48,160$4,013$23.15786,531
Airport Maintenance Labour$30,898$2,575$14.85109,171
Van Driver$36,254$3,021$17.43791,293

Here are the five companies hiring the most now:

  1. BNSF Railway Jobs (28)
  2. Ryder System Jobs (4)
  3. Waste Management Jobs (7)
  4. KBR Jobs (3)
  5. JBS Carriers Jobs (3)

Which Companies Pay Maintenance Truck Drivers The Most?

According to our most recent salary estimates, BNSF Railway and Yukon Kuskokwim Health are the highest paying companies for maintenance truck drivers.
RankCompanyAverage SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
1BNSF Railway$67,190$32.304
2Yukon Kuskokwim Health$56,650$27.248
3Central Valley Indian Health$55,715$26.79
4Ryder System$52,101$25.05492
5Life Care Centers of America$51,193$24.617
6Steel Dynamics$49,515$23.8136
7Daymark$48,258$23.20
8JBS Carriers$46,421$22.321,262
9Johnson Truck Bodies$46,212$22.221
10EMPIRE BUILDING MATERIALS$45,532$21.891
11Life Care Solutions$41,725$20.064
12Mills College$40,515$19.48
13Adams and Associates$36,982$17.7812
14The Meadows$36,744$17.67
15Lewiston Public Schools$33,581$16.14
16Brookdale Senior Living$29,565$14.21181
17The Salvation Army$27,385$13.17103
18McDonald's$26,284$12.641,425

Maintenance Truck Driver Salary Trends

The salary for a maintenance truck driver can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. An accountant with 0-2 years of experience earns an average salary of $40,174, a mid-career professional with 3-6 years of experience makes $50,709 a year on average, and a senior level accountant with 7-12 years of experience enjoys an average annual salary of $62,543. 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 Maintenance Truck Driver Salary Over Time

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

    Maintenance Truck Driver Salary By Year

    YearAvg. SalaryHourly Rate% Change
    2022$50,700$24.38+4.0%
    2021$48,700$23.41+3.5%
    2020$47,000$22.59+2.7%
    2019$45,700$21.97+2.7%
    2018$44,500$21.38+2.6%

    Recently Added Maintenance Truck Driver Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    Vector Technical, Inc.Diesel Truck MaintenanceBrunswick, OH07/22/2022$52,175
    Luttrell Staffing GroupMaintenance | DriverSalinas, CA07/18/2022$33,392
    Daymark LivingResident Driver-MaintenanceWaxahachie, TX07/17/2022$27,131
    BNSF RailwaysTrack Maintenance-Truck Driver-District 800, Worth TXFort Worth, TX07/16/2022$62,088
    BNSF RailwaysTrack Maintenance-Laborer, Truck Driver, WelderCarlsbad, NM07/15/2022$52,707
    BNSF RailwaysTrack Maintenance-Laborer, Truck Driver, WelderCarlsbad, NM07/15/2022$52,707
    Lewiston Public SchoolsDriver & Maintenance Position-Central OfficeLewiston, ME07/08/2022$34,916
    Lewiston Public SchoolsDriver & Maintenance Position-Central OfficeLewiston, ME07/08/2022$34,916
    Ryder SystemTruck Maintenance Hourly Pay + OTBurlington, VT05/29/2022$78,263
    Kansas City, Kansas Public SchoolsMaintenance Delivery-Truck 30Kansas City, KS05/25/2022$52,238

    Maintenance Truck Driver Salaries FAQs

    What State Pays Maintenance Truck Drivers The Most?

    California pays Maintenance Truck Drivers the most in the United States, with an average salary of $64,586 per year, or $31.05 per hour.

    How Do I Know If I'm Being Paid Fairly As A Maintenance Truck Driver?

    You know if you are being paid fairly as a Maintenance Truck Driver if your pay is close to the average pay for the state you live in. For example, if you live in Hawaii you should be paid close to $60,646 per year.

    What Type Of Maintenance Truck Driver Gets Paid The Most?

    Commercial Truck Driver gets paid the most. Commercial Truck Driver made a median salary of $64,512. The best-paid 10 percent make $81,000, while the lowest-paid 10 percent make $51,000.

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