Driver salary in the United States

Average salary
$42,500/yr
Based on 94,849 income tax records
$17,500
$94,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$32K
 
$41K
 
$46K
 
$47K
 
$41K
$17,500
$94,500
How much do Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Driver is $42,500 per year. This is based on data from 94,849 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Driver salary can vary between $17,500 to $94,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Driver salary by location

Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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UPS, Kane County, IL
16 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$66K – $131K
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Entertainment Partners, Los Angeles County, CA
15 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$34K – $148K
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Wm Resources, King County, WA
16 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$52K – $152K
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Walmart, Olmsted County, MN
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$89K – $89K
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Republic Silver State Disposal, Clark County, NV
31 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$69K – $103K
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
25 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$21K – $94K
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Waste Connections, Pierce County, WA
17 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$50K – $92K
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King County, King County, WA
18 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$49K – $100K
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Allied Waste Transportation In, Maricopa County, AZ
11 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$53K – $79K
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DHL, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$25K – $101K
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FedEx, Hartford County, CT
10 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$32K – $88K
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H‑E‑B, Bexar County, TX
24 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$27K – $87K
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The Coca-Cola Company, Bexar County, TX
11 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$43K – $88K
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J.B. Hunt Transport, Cook County, IL
12 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$21K – $90K
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Oahu Transit Services, Honolulu County, HI
17 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$35K – $73K
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Rumpke Transportation Company L, Hamilton County, OH
14 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$46K – $84K
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City Of Indianapolis, Marion County, IN
13 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$40K – $62K
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City Of Austin, Travis County, TX
13 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$30K – $78K
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Transdev North America, Maricopa County, AZ
17 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$36K – $89K
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MV Transportation, King County, WA
19 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$22K – $70K
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GMS, Franklin County, OH
16 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$28K – $55K
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First GroupAmerica, Maricopa County, AZ
15 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$27K – $72K
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City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
11 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$33K – $64K
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Transit Team, Hennepin County, MN
11 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $57K
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City Of San Antonio, Bexar County, TX
16 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$33K – $59K
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Chicago Transit Authority, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$24K – $65K
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Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
13 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$19K – $56K
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BBSI, Los Angeles County, CA
20 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$26K – $68K
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Dallas Independent School District, Dallas County, TX
11 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$28K – $59K
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Ride Right, Travis County, TX
17 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$24K – $47K
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Tucson Transit Managemen, Pima County, AZ
13 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$31K – $60K
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Via Metropolitan Transit, Bexar County, TX
17 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$25K – $52K
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Ots Solutions, Philadelphia County, PA
17 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$34K – $38K
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Cook Dupage Transportation Co, Cook County, IL
19 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$25K – $40K
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ADP, Los Angeles County, CA
19 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$18K – $52K
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TriNet, Los Angeles County, CA
18 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$17K – $51K
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City Of Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM
13 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$24K – $46K
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Domino’s Pizza, Maricopa County, AZ
12 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$19K – $90K
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Plc Services, Cook County, IL
24 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$17K – $42K
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Swbc Professional Employer, Bexar County, TX
11 income tax records
$29,000/yr
$15K – $57K
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Enterprise Holdings, Los Angeles County, CA
15 income tax records
$26,500/yr
$15K – $39K
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Renzenberger, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$26,000/yr
$18K – $34K
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Autozoners, Maricopa County, AZ
10 income tax records
$24,500/yr
$18K – $33K
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South Texas Pizza, Bexar County, TX
10 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$16K – $28K
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O'Reilly Automotive, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$22,000/yr
$16K – $32K
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Express Messenger Systems, Alameda County, CA
17 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$21K – $55K

Driver demographics in United States

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65% are single
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35% are married
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38% have kids
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35% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Drivers in United States

94,849 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a driver in the United States is $42,500 per year. Driver salaries in the United States can vary between $17,500 to $94,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 94,849 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for drivers in the United States: UPS ($104,500 a year), Entertainment Partners ($94,000 a year), and Wm Resources ($91,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for drivers in the United States: Santa Rosa Metro Area, CA ($53,500 a year), Olympia Metro Area, WA ($51,500 a year), and Greeley Metro Area, CO ($51,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.