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Dump Truck Driver salary in United States

How much does a Dump Truck Driver make in the United States?

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The average salary for a dump truck driver is $21.32 per hour in the United States. 7.3k salaries reported, updated at August 15, 2022.

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Dump Truck Drivers in United States

    8 reviews6 salaries reported
    $35.91per hour
  2. $29.91per hour
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Highest paying cities for Dump Truck Drivers in United States

  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $23.14 per hour
    93 salaries reported
  2. Nashville, TN
    $21.21 per hour
    29 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $20.89 per hour
    47 salaries reported
  1. Baltimore, MD
    $20.82 per hour
    18 salaries reported
  2. Columbia, SC
    $19.94 per hour
    12 salaries reported
  3. Charlotte, NC
    $19.85 per hour
    134 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $19.41 per hour
    35 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $18.64 per hour
    31 salaries reported
  3. Raleigh, NC
    $18.51 per hour
    44 salaries reported
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Where can a Dump Truck Driver earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Dump Truck Drivers

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Doubles/Triples Endorsementearn +17.60% more

The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 55.21% since 2018. Dump Truck Drivers with this license earn +17.60% more than the average base salary, which is $21.32 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20126increase by 6
201335increase by 483.33%
201447increase by 34.29%
201556increase by 19.15%
201627decrease by 51.79%
2017123increase by 355.56%
201896decrease by 21.95%
201943decrease by 55.21%

Top companies hiring Dump Truck Drivers on Indeed

Spindler Refuse Removal, Inc
Superior Paving Corp.
Strittmatter Companies
Northeast Trucking
Lopez Trucking II
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Top skills
Local Driver

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Most common benefits for Dump Truck Drivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,461 ratings

50% of Dump Truck Drivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Truck Driver

538,877 job openings

Average $77,712 per year

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