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Driver Class A CDL

Driver Class A CDL Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $73,500 $6,125 $1,413 $35
75th Percentile $61,500 $5,125 $1,182 $30
Average $51,928 $4,327 $998 $25
25th Percentile $40,000 $3,333 $769 $19
$26,000 - $30,999
3% of jobs
$31,000 - $35,999
9% of jobs
$40,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$36,000 - $40,999
15% of jobs
$41,000 - $45,999
16% of jobs
$46,000 - $50,999
11% of jobs
The average salary is $51,928 a year
$51,000 - $55,999
12% of jobs
$56,000 - $60,999
8% of jobs
$61,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$61,000 - $65,999
8% of jobs
$66,000 - $70,999
6% of jobs
$73,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$71,000 - $75,999
4% of jobs
$76,000 - $81,000
3% of jobs

National Average

$26,000 $51,928/year $25/hour $81,000
Driver Class A CDL Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$51,928
$4,327
$998
$25
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$52,640
$4,387
$1,012
$25

As of Nov 27, 2020, the average annual pay for a Driver Class A CDL in the United States is $51,928 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $24.97 an hour. This is the equivalent of $999/week or $4,327/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $81,000 and as low as $26,000, the majority of Driver Class A CDL salaries currently range between $40,000 (25th percentile) to $61,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $73,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Driver Class A CDL varies greatly (by as much as $21,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Driver Class A CDL job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Driver Class A CDL in your area makes on average $52,640 per year, or $712 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $51,928. Virginia ranks number 4 out of 50 states nationwide for Driver Class A CDL salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Driver Class A CDL jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Driver Class A CDL on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Driver Class A CDL Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Driver Class A CDL job is above the national average. Topping the list is Richmond, CA, with Stamford, CT and Bellevue, WA close behind in the second and third positions. Bellevue, WA beats the national average by $9,802 (17.2%), and Richmond, CA furthers that trend with another $11,609 (20.1%) above the $51,928 average.

Significantly, Richmond, CA has a very active Driver Class A CDL job market as there are several companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Driver Class A CDL appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 9% between Richmond, CA and Glendale, CA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Driver Class A CDL role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Richmond, CA$63,538$5,295$1,222$30.55
Stamford, CT$61,871$5,156$1,190$29.75
Bellevue, WA$61,730$5,144$1,187$29.68
Lakes, AK$59,565$4,964$1,145$28.64
San Francisco, CA$59,551$4,963$1,145$28.63
Palmdale, CA$58,910$4,909$1,133$28.32
Santa Clara, CA$58,687$4,891$1,129$28.21
Hartford, CT$58,571$4,881$1,126$28.16
Pasadena, CA$58,357$4,863$1,122$28.06
Glendale, CA$58,015$4,835$1,116$27.89
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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Driver Class A CDL Salaries by State

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