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Tow Truck Owner Salary

National Average
$19,000 $88,156 /year $228,000
$42 /hour
National Average
$1,583 $7,346 /month $19,000
$42 /hour
National Average
$365 $1,695 /week $4,385
$42 /hour
National Average
$9.13 $42 /hour $109.62
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $207,500 $17,291 $3,990 $100
75th Percentile $150,000 $12,500 $2,884 $72
Average $88,156 $7,346 $1,695 $42
25th Percentile $32,000 $2,666 $615 $15
Tow Truck Owner Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$88,156
$7,346
$1,695
$42
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$93,887
$7,824
$1,806
$45

How much does a Tow Truck Owner make?

As of May 18, 2022, the average annual pay for a Tow Truck Owner in the United States is $88,156 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $42.38 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,695/week or $7,346/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $228,000 and as low as $19,000, the majority of Tow Truck Owner salaries currently range between $32,000 (25th percentile) to $150,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $207,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Tow Truck Owner varies greatly (by as much as $118,000), 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 posting activity on ZipRecruiter, the Tow Truck Owner job market in both Ashburn, VA and throughout the entire state of Virginia is not very active as few companies are currently hiring. A Tow Truck Owner in your area makes on average $93,887 per year, or $5,731 (7%) more than the national average annual salary of $88,156. Virginia ranks number 11 out of 50 states nationwide for Tow Truck Owner salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Tow Truck Owner jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Tow Truck Owner Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Tow Truck Owner job is above the national average. Topping the list is Santa Clara, CA, with San Francisco, CA and Fremont, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Fremont, CA beats the national average by $14,262 (16.2%), and Santa Clara, CA furthers that trend with another $18,499 (21.0%) above the $88,156 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Tow Truck Owner 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 Santa Clara, CA and Santa Maria, 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 Tow Truck Owner role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Santa Clara, CA$106,656$8,888$2,051$51.28
San Francisco, CA$106,625$8,885$2,050$51.26
Fremont, CA$102,419$8,535$1,970$49.24
San Jose, CA$100,201$8,350$1,927$48.17
Alexandria, VA$99,462$8,288$1,913$47.82
Oakland, CA$99,116$8,260$1,906$47.65
Tanaina, AK$98,872$8,239$1,901$47.53
Wasilla, AK$98,871$8,239$1,901$47.53
Sunnyvale, CA$97,987$8,166$1,884$47.11
Santa Maria, CA$97,343$8,112$1,872$46.80

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Tow Truck Owner Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Tow Truck Owner category.

For example Commission Owner Operator Truck Driver jobs pay as much as $85,865 (97.4%) more than the average Tow Truck Owner salary of $88,156.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Commission Owner Operator Truck Driver$174,021$14,502$3,347$83.66
Tow Truck Owner Operator$130,208$10,851$2,504$62.60
Work From Home Tow Truck Owner Operator$97,760$8,147$1,880$47.00
International Tow Truck Owner$86,582$7,215$1,665$41.63
Freelance Tow Truck Owner$86,294$7,191$1,660$41.49
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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