Truck Driver salary in California

Average salary
$57,500/yr
Based on 6,737 income tax records
$21,500
$97,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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26-35
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$45K
 
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$59K
 
$61K
 
$58K
$21,500
$97,500
How much do Truck Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Truck Driver is $57,500 per year. This is based on data from 6,737 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Truck Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Truck Driver salary can vary between $21,500 to $97,500 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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Truck Driver salary by location

Truck Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Southern Glazer's Wine And Spirits, California
14 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$43K – $122K
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Ralphs Grocery Company 703, California
18 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$21K – $124K
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Fuel Delivery Services, California
13 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$66K – $108K
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City And County Of San Francisco, California
13 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$70K – $117K
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Fl Transportation, California
15 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$53K – $130K
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City Of Los Angeles, California
10 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$53K – $107K
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Walmart, California
65 income tax records
$87,000/yr
$50K – $108K
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UPS, California
93 income tax records
$83,000/yr
$41K – $139K
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The Martin-Brower, California
13 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$64K – $94K
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Sysco Sacramento, California
10 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$44K – $108K
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US Foods, California
15 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$56K – $98K
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Williams Tank Lines, California
12 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$61K – $86K
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Albertsons, California
14 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$25K – $111K
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M B M, California
18 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$62K – $100K
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Mclane Suneast, California
18 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$30K – $108K
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United Natural Foods, California
16 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$34K – $95K
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Core-Mark, California
13 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$37K – $96K
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Gi Trucking Company, California
29 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$61K – $98K
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Saia, California
30 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$48K – $102K
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Old Dominion Freight Line, California
44 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$45K – $103K
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CEMEX, California
26 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$32K – $92K
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Safeway, California
37 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$35K – $88K
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Kag West, California
20 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$32K – $87K
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Estenson Logistics, California
37 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$35K – $92K
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Penske, California
37 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$30K – $103K
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R+L Carriers, California
24 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$39K – $95K
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Robertsons Transport, California
29 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$32K – $90K
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FedEx, California
133 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$28K – $96K
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Schneider National Carriers, California
43 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$41K – $87K
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May Trucking Company, California
25 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$26K – $71K
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Robertsons, California
22 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$41K – $77K
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Costco Wholesale, California
37 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$48K – $78K
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Usf Reddaway, California
45 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$37K – $87K
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Dependable Highway Express, California
20 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$39K – $72K
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USPS, California
26 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$39K – $93K
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Coca-Cola UNITED, California
29 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$40K – $83K
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YRC Freight, California
38 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$36K – $82K
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J.B. Hunt Transport, California
174 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$27K – $89K
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Knight Transportation, California
24 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$27K – $80K
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Peoplease, California
64 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$28K – $74K
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Ryder, California
31 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$23K – $88K
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BBSI, California
173 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$21K – $86K
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Heartland Express Of Iowa, California
20 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$24K – $66K
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Marten Transport, California
26 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$21K – $66K
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Gardner Trucking, California
27 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$31K – $69K
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C.R. England, California
103 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$20K – $80K
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Prime, California
20 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$25K – $60K
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CRST The Transportation Solution, California
64 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$24K – $76K
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Werner Enterprises, California
60 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$16K – $70K
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US Department Of Defense, California
22 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$28K – $70K

Truck Driver demographics in California

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57% are single
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43% are married
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41% have kids
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41% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Truck Drivers in California

6,737 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a truck driver in California is $57,500 per year. Truck driver salaries in California can vary between $21,500 to $97,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 6,737 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as truck driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for truck drivers in California: Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits ($91,500 a year), Ralphs Grocery Company 703 ($91,500 a year), and Fuel Delivery Services ($90,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for truck drivers in California: Tracy, CA ($69,000 a year), Salinas, CA ($67,000 a year), and Vacaville, CA ($66,500 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.