Truck Driver salary in Kentucky

Average salary
$48,500/yr
Based on 2,470 income tax records
$21,000
$85,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$21,000
$85,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Truck Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Truck Driver is $48,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,470 TurboTax users who reported their job as Truck Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Truck Driver salary can vary between $21,000 to $85,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Truck Driver salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Lancaster, KY
11 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$47K – $80K
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Independence, KY
19 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$51K – $75K
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Bardstown, KY
21 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$56K – $67K
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Burlington, KY
25 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$51K – $85K
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Hebron, KY
10 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$45K – $66K
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Walton, KY
13 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$53K – $82K
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Lawrenceburg, KY
10 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$50K – $66K
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Pikeville, KY
10 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$41K – $64K
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Mount Washington, KY
15 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$47K – $66K
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Frankfort, KY
26 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$47K – $71K
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Shepherdsville, KY
31 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$46K – $67K
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Florence, KY
32 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$38K – $63K
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Danville, KY
12 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$50K – $63K
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Somerset, KY
17 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$44K – $59K
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Newport, KY
11 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$44K – $63K
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Latonia, KY
11 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$41K – $63K
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Nicholasville, KY
32 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$44K – $63K
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Franklin, KY
13 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$41K – $57K
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Shelbyville, KY
16 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$41K – $58K
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Erlanger, KY
19 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$39K – $63K
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Louisville, KY
341 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$39K – $62K
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Ft Mitchell, KY
21 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$39K – $64K
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Georgetown, KY
27 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$46K – $62K
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Cynthiana, KY
12 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$43K – $66K
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Madisonville, KY
16 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$40K – $61K
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Versailles, KY
12 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$36K – $59K
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Harrodsburg, KY
13 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$45K – $57K
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Benton, KY
18 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$42K – $59K
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Russellville, KY
11 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$39K – $54K
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Bowling Green, KY
51 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$36K – $61K
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Vine Grove, KY
19 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$40K – $57K
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Dry Ridge, KY
10 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$40K – $58K
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Owensboro, KY
35 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$38K – $54K
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Russell Springs, KY
10 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$32K – $59K
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Winchester, KY
29 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$36K – $52K
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Campbellsville, KY
11 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$34K – $51K
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Manchester, KY
16 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$44K – $50K
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Radcliff, KY
30 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$35K – $59K
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Elizabethtown, KY
37 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$39K – $59K
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London, KY
38 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$38K – $58K
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Paducah, KY
37 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$35K – $55K
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Berea, KY
14 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$38K – $61K
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Covington, KY
17 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$40K – $52K
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Ashland, KY
15 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$28K – $51K
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Mount Sterling, KY
18 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$38K – $54K
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Lexington, KY
79 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$33K – $61K
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Henderson, KY
31 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$34K – $56K
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Corbin, KY
22 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$32K – $52K
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Hopkinsville, KY
21 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$31K – $55K
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Richmond, KY
26 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$30K – $53K

Truck Driver salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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UPS, Kentucky
73 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$70K – $103K
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Mclane Midwest, Kentucky
18 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$73K – $86K
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Walmart, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$74K – $93K
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Transervice Logistics, Kentucky
10 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$64K – $81K
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Old Dominion Freight Line, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$61K – $87K
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Gordon Food Service, Kentucky
13 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$64K – $74K
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Usf Holland, Kentucky
15 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$55K – $71K
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Estes Express Lines, Kentucky
13 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$61K – $86K
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Republic Services Of Kentucky, Kentucky
10 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$55K – $64K
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J.B. Hunt Transport, Kentucky
18 income tax records
$61,000/yr
$47K – $65K
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Quickway Transportation, Kentucky
10 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$54K – $62K
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FedEx, Kentucky
38 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$52K – $71K
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Rumpke Of Kentucky, Kentucky
13 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$54K – $63K
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Averitt Express, Kentucky
28 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$39K – $62K
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Ryder, Kentucky
50 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$46K – $56K
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M M Cartage Co, Kentucky
14 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$44K – $54K
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Midwest Logistics Systems, Kentucky
30 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$44K – $50K
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TLC Companies, Kentucky
14 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$41K – $55K
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Penske, Kentucky
12 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$44K – $52K
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Schneider National, Kentucky
18 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$30K – $54K
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The Coca-Cola Company, Kentucky
10 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$34K – $46K
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Annett Holdings, Kentucky
14 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$38K – $53K
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D G, Kentucky
12 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$35K – $46K
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Custom Personnel, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$31K – $45K
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US Department Of Defense, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$28,500/yr
$25K – $31K

Truck Driver demographics in Kentucky

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51% are single
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49% are married
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44% have kids
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42% own a home

Truck Driver salaries by age in Kentucky

$0
$12,500
$25,000
$37,500
$50,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Truck Drivers in Kentucky

2,470 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a truck driver in Kentucky is $48,500 per year. Truck driver salaries in Kentucky can vary between $21,000 to $85,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,470 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as truck driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for truck drivers in Kentucky: UPS ($84,000 a year), Mclane Midwest ($82,500 a year), and Walmart ($79,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for truck drivers in Kentucky: Lancaster, KY ($67,000 a year), Independence, KY ($63,500 a year), and Bardstown, KY ($63,000 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.