Truck Driver salary in Chicago, IL

Average salary
$56,000/yr
Based on 396 income tax records
$20,000
$94,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
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$60K
 
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$64K
$20,000
$94,500
How much do Truck Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Truck Driver is $56,000 per year. This is based on data from 396 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Truck Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Truck Driver salary can vary between $20,000 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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Truck Driver salary by location

Truck Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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UPS, Cook County, IL
58 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$50K – $124K
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USPS, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$36K – $103K
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
45 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$26K – $97K
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YRC Freight, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$43K – $108K
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R+L Carriers, Cook County, IL
13 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$47K – $86K
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L D Drivers Services, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$45K – $79K
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FedEx, Cook County, IL
32 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$26K – $97K
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J.B. Hunt Transport, Cook County, IL
54 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$26K – $79K
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Schneider National Carriers, Cook County, IL
30 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$20K – $71K

Truck Driver demographics in Chicago, IL

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79% are single
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21% are married
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33% have kids
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26% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Truck Drivers in Chicago, IL

396 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a truck driver in Chicago, IL is $56,000 per year. Truck driver salaries in Chicago, IL can vary between $20,000 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 396 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as truck driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for truck drivers near Chicago, IL: UPS ($88,500 a year), USPS ($79,500 a year), and City of Chicago ($78,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for truck drivers near Chicago, IL: Plainfield, IL ($71,500 a year), Tinley Park, IL ($71,500 a year), and Lowell, IN ($71,500 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.