Driver salary in California

Average salary
$43,000/yr
Based on 8,532 income tax records
$18,000
$100,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$33K
 
$41K
 
$47K
 
$49K
 
$42K
$18,000
$100,000
How much do Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Driver is $43,000 per year. This is based on data from 8,532 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Driver salary can vary between $18,000 to $100,000 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.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Driver salary by location

Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Southern Glazer's Wine And Spirits, California
10 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$74K – $116K
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Allied Waste Systems, California
14 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$63K – $133K
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Allied Waste Services Of North, California
15 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$53K – $154K
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Wm Of Alameda County, California
15 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$45K – $129K
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Entertainment Partners, California
23 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$20K – $110K
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US Foods, California
12 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$57K – $124K
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Harbor Distributing, California
21 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$54K – $91K
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UPS, California
1,262 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$28K – $121K
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Wm Resources, California
38 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$30K – $88K
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Ds Services Of America, California
15 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$43K – $88K
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CEMEX, California
14 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$34K – $88K
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Estenson Logistics, California
10 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$50K – $94K
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Penske, California
13 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$25K – $91K
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Waste Connections, California
13 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$36K – $76K
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Wedriveu, California
27 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$45K – $89K
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Walmart, California
25 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$18K – $97K
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Ryder, California
10 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$38K – $86K
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Coca-Cola UNITED, California
26 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$50K – $85K
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City And County Of San Francisco, California
14 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$26K – $92K
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United Site Services Of, California
10 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$27K – $79K
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DHL, California
12 income tax records
$59,000/yr
$16K – $97K
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Robertsons Transport, California
11 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$20K – $74K
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Costco Wholesale, California
13 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$33K – $78K
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Mission Linen Supply, California
16 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$19K – $83K
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Stericycle, California
11 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$41K – $78K
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Keurig Dr Pepper, California
17 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$39K – $66K
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J.B. Hunt Transport, California
36 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$20K – $78K
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Robertsons, California
21 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$35K – $76K
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Airgas, California
12 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$37K – $80K
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Ferguson Enterprises, California
12 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$39K – $60K
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FedEx, California
180 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$23K – $84K
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USPS, California
23 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$17K – $70K
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Compass Group, California
16 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$19K – $63K
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Cintas, California
11 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$34K – $57K
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Keystone Automotive Operations, California
11 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $56K
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Insperity, California
12 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$17K – $69K
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Quest Diagnostics, California
14 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$25K – $52K
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First GroupAmerica, California
19 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$23K – $57K
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Los Angeles County, California
13 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$19K – $56K
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State Of California, California
10 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$19K – $47K
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BBSI, California
131 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$19K – $74K
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MV Transportation, California
29 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$19K – $54K
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ADP, California
47 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$19K – $56K
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Home Depot, California
16 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$18K – $62K
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AEG Processing Center No. 58, California
10 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$22K – $63K
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TriNet, California
24 income tax records
$32,000/yr
$17K – $57K
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US Department Of Defense, California
25 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$20K – $59K
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O'Reilly Automotive, California
45 income tax records
$28,000/yr
$18K – $42K
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Enterprise Holdings, California
45 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$15K – $33K
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Express Messenger Systems, California
30 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$21K – $28K

Driver demographics in California

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69% are single
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31% are married
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36% have kids
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32% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Drivers in California

8,532 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a driver in California is $43,000 per year. Driver salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $100,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 8,532 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for drivers in California: Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits ($90,500 a year), Allied Waste Systems ($89,000 a year), and Allied Waste Services of North ($88,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for drivers in California: South San Francisco, CA ($64,000 a year), Perris, CA ($56,000 a year), and Oakley, CA ($54,000 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.