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Log Truck Driver Salary
in Montana, United States

$40,177 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Log Truck Driver is $40,177 a year and $19 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Log Truck Driver is between $29,878 and $48,762. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Log Truck Driver. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Drives truck, equipped with long-tongued trailer, to haul logs from forest to mill or storage yard: maneuvers truck into loading position according to signals from loading crew.
  • Fastens chain or cable binders around logs to secure load on trailer during transit.
  • May release binders and start power hoist to dump logs.
  • May assist in loading and unloading logs, using crane hook or cant hook.
  • May raise empty trailer to carrying position on truck bed, using hoist, for deadhead (empty) trip to forest.
  • May steer trailer from cab attached to rear end of log trailer and be designated trailer steerer.
Log Truck Driver Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

Job family population: 1,748,140

Estimated population of Log Truck Driver jobs: 57,933

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Log Truck Driver Job Listings for Montana, United States

CDL Driver
Jan 30
Kalispell, MT, USA
Express Employment Professionals
... L Driver to join our team! You will be responsible for safely operating a truck with a capacity of ... log * Report any issues or incidents to dispatch * Inspect truck before and after trip ...
CDL Driver
Jan 7
BILLINGS, United States
Warren Transport is looking for full-time truck driver(s) for local and regional hauls.Successful ... log book daily & meet all DOT requirements Warren offers successful applicants:$1500 sign on bonus ...
Procurement Forester
Jan 30
Thompson Falls, MT, USA
Thompson Rvr. Lumber
Promote safe work habits with contractors, log truck drivers and other sub-contractors & following all policies, procedures, practices and regulations. * Strong organizational and leadership skills
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