Average Base Pay
32.88% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $37,130. A Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $45,940. A person in a mid-career Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $68,390 a year. Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $77,090. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders role’s annual salary averages $82,320 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $68,390 higher than the national average for Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders roles that can advance both internally and with another company.