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Log Truck Driver Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$39,481 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Log Truck Driver is $39,481 a year and $19 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Log Truck Driver is between $29,360 and $47,916. 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 Nebraska, 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 Nebraska, 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 Nebraska, United States

CDL A Flatbed Truck Drivers - Owner Operator
Feb 15
Bennington, United States
Carrier One
... Driver to Fleet Manager ratio - we BLOW away mega carrier ratios of up to 100 drivers per board ... E-Log compliant * Trailer Rental Available (48' or 53' flatbeds) with no payment for 2 weeks or ...
CDL Class A Driver
Feb 8
Fremont, NE, USA
Southwark Metal Mfg. Co.
Driver will have 1-2 overnight runs a week. Home every weekend. Responsibilities ... Safely operate a tractor-trailer truck * Properly track and document activity log * Report any ...
class a cdl driver
Dec 28
Columbus, NE, USA
Prime CDL Solutions
Properly track and document activity log * Report any issues or incidents to dispatch * Inspect truck before and after trip Qualifications: * Need local/regional CDL Class A Drivers * Previous ...
Driver Class A regional
Jan 31
Omaha, NE, USA
... or tractor-trailer truck * Load and unload cargo * Properly track and document activity log ... Commercial driver's license * Ability to handle physical workload * Strong work ethic Benefits
Class A CDL Driver
Dec 27
Omaha, NE, USA
Trace Ventures
... Driver to join our team! Out and back, 3/5 days from Omaha, Ne pulling reefers, very nice classic ... Safely operate a heavy or tractor-trailer truck * Properly track and document activity log * Report ...
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