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Truck Driver Tow Truck Salary

$44,145 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$1,059

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Truck Driver Tow Truck is $44,145 a year and $21 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Truck Driver Tow Truck is between $32,784 and $53,577. On average, a Less Than HS Degree is the highest level of education for a Truck Driver Tow Truck. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Drives tow truck to move motor vehicles damaged by accident, stalled, or ticketed by police for traffic violation.
  • Receives call or is dispatched to location by repair garage, automobile association, or police department by radio or telephone.
  • Attaches anti-sway bar to vehicle by means of cable, chains, or other grappling devices, and hoists one end of vehicle, using hand or powered winch, then tows vehicle to repair garage or to police department's impounding area.
  • Requires a commercial driver's license.
Truck Driver Tow Truck Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

Job family population: 1,748,140

Estimated population of Truck Driver Tow Truck jobs: 73,667

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$51,176
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About United States

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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Truck Driver Tow Truck Job Listings for United States

Tow Truck Driver
Jun 13
New Lenox, IL, USA
Rogers Towing
We are seeking a Tow Truck Driver to join our team! You will be responsible for safely operating a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). We are looking for both ...
TOW TRUCK DRIVER
Jun 6
Bedford, MA, USA
Riggio Auto Repair
We are seeking a TOW TRUCK DRIVER to join our team! You will be responsible for safely operating a truck with a capacity of up to 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). Responsibilities: * Safely ...
Tow Truck Driver
Jun 3
Mesa, AZ, USA
B & T VIVIAN INVESTMENT COMPANY LLC
Looking for an experienced tow truck driver living in Mesa, Arizona. Good customer service, good driving record, able to pass background check and drug test. Company Description Family owned ...
Tow Truck Driver
Jun 11
Dickinson, TX, USA
Platinum towing
MUST BE ABLE TO PASS A NON-DOT DRUG TEST MUST HAVE TDLR TOW TRUCK OPERATOR (INCIDENT MANAGEMENT) LICENSE OR WILLING TO OBTAIN LICENSE PREFER EXP BUT WILLING TO TRAIN THE COST OF OBTAINING A TDLR IM ...
Light Duty Tow Truck Drivers - East Valley
May 24
Mesa, AZ, USA
BBSI
They have immediate openings for light duty tow truck operators/drivers who will perform tow ... Requirements: · 2 + years towing experience · Clean motor vehicle record · Valid AZ driver ...
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