Yard Drivers Salaries in California


Job Postings

USD 47,883 /yr

Average Base Pay

Low Average High

Average annual salary:

USD 38,740

Lower end of salary range

USD 47,091

Average of salary range

USD 53,888

Higher end of salary range

Cities in California with the Most Jobs for Yard Drivers

Here are the top 6 cities in California with the most jobs for Yard Drivers and the average yearly salary in each:

CompTool's Squirrel includes 175 jobs postings for Yard Drivers in cities across California.

Latest Yard Drivers Jobs

Discover the latest competitive salaries for Yard Drivers in California.

Job Title Company Salary
Yard Spotter / Driver Lazer Logistics USD 45,760
Spotter Burrtec USD 42,900
Yard Driver UNFI USD 44,200
Yard Driver OnTrac USD 41,673
Yard Driver Propak Logistics LLC USD 40,040
Yard Goat Driver Customs Goods LLC USD 47,840
Spotter Ace Hardware USD 41,600
Yard Spotter / Driver Lazer Logistics USD 48,880
Yard Spotter Lazer Logistics USD 45,760
Utility Yard Driver PL57 Dept 503 Belgravia Plant Swing Shift Foster Farms USD 34,320

Companies With Most Job Postings in California For Yard Drivers

If you're looking for a diverse range of job opportunities, consider exploring positions at these companies, which have a significant number of Yard Drivers job postings in California:


Here are some frequently asked questions related to Yard Drivers job postings and salaries in California:

Q What are the qualifications required for a Yard Driver job in California?
A Qualifications for a Yard Driver job in California typically include a valid driver’s license (often a Class A commercial driver's license), a clean driving record, the ability to pass a drug test and a physical examination, and often experience in operating large vehicles. Employers may also require a high school diploma or equivalent.
Q What duties does a Yard Driver perform in California?
A A Yard Driver in California is responsible for moving trailers or containers around a warehouse facility, distribution center, or terminal. Duties include operating yard trucks to position trailers, ensuring loads are secure, maintaining communication with dispatch or the dock manager, and performing safety inspections on equipment.
Q How do I find Yard Driver job openings in California?
A Yard Driver job openings in California can be found on job search websites, company career pages, and industry-specific job boards. Networking within the trucking community, attending job fairs, and contacting staffing agencies that specialize in transportation roles can also be effective ways to discover job opportunities.
Q What factors influence the salary of Yard Drivers in California?
A The salary of Yard Drivers in California can be influenced by various factors including the driver's experience, the size of the company, the exact location within California, the type of loads handled, shift timings (such as day or night shifts), and the specific industry served. Union membership and collective bargaining agreements can also play a role in determining salaries.

List of Job Postings for Yard Drivers in California

Explore our extensive list of Yard Drivers job postings in California. Whether you're seeking your first job or considering a career move, you'll find a diverse range of opportunities. Click on the job titles to access more details and application links.

175 Job Postings
Yard Drivers in California
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