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How much does a Truck Driver make in Poole, KY?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $1,605
Low $1,427
High $1,805
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a truck driver is $1,605 per week in Poole, KY. 6 salaries reported, updated at September 29, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Poole, KY

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Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
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Top companies for Truck Drivers in Poole, KY

  1. SYGMA Network
    705 reviews19 salaries reported
    $1,738per week
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Highest paying cities for Truck Drivers near Poole, KY

  1. Elizabethtown, KY
    $2,192 per week
    595 salaries reported
  2. Owensboro, KY
    $2,129 per week
    724 salaries reported
  3. Florence, KY
    $2,098 per week
    662 salaries reported
  1. Bowling Green, KY
    $1,955 per week
    1k salaries reported
  2. Somerset, KY
    $1,852 per week
    129 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $1,842 per week
    2.1k salaries reported
  1. Hebron, KY
    $1,748 per week
    218 salaries reported
  2. London, KY
    $1,738 per week
    159 salaries reported
  3. Shepherdsville, KY
    $1,637 per week
    134 salaries reported
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Where can a Truck Driver earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Truck Drivers

Most recommended certification

TWIC Card(earn +10.73% more)

The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 16.37% since 2018. Truck Drivers with this certification earn +10.73% more than the average base salary, which is $1,605 per week.

Job trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this certificationChange from previous year
20114increase by 4
201218756increase by 468800.00%
201373390increase by 291.29%
2014204899increase by 179.19%
2015204054decrease by 0.41%
2016224268increase by 9.91%
2017101197decrease by 54.88%
2018140715increase by 39.05%
2019163748increase by 16.37%

Top companies hiring Truck Drivers with the recommended certification

American Pro Staffing
Hibbs ElectroMechanical, Inc
Moorman Farms, Inc. DBA Moorman Transportation
FV Recycling
Ruby Wright Block & Brick, LLC
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Top skills
Top fields of study
Public Health Degree
Top licences
Doubles/Triples Endorsement

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SkillsSalaryJob openingsCompanies
981 jobs20,714
5,883 jobs101,900
2,861 jobs44,474
2,083 jobs65,150
235 jobs2,405
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Most common benefits for Truck Drivers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible spending account
  • Fuel card
  • Fuel discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid toll fees
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Passenger ride along program
  • Pet rider program
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 44,325 ratings

51% of Truck Drivers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Poole, KY?


Job openings

Average $16.91 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Truck Driver

What is the highest paying truck driving job?

Tanker drivers are some of the highest paid truck drivers.

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Do you make good money as a truck driver?

According to Indeed user ratings, 51% of truck drivers believe their salary is enough for cost of living in their area.

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Is pay based on a per-mile rate or an hourly rate?

Every company has a different compensation plan. There are benefits to both pay models, and you need to be fully informed either way.

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