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Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars

Occupation (8341) - 2022-Q3

  • 1.13M, Workforce
  • $6.95k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 40.3, Average age
  • 49.1, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.4, Weekly days worked
  • 2.99%, Workforce with second job
  • 36.5%, Informal Workforce
  • 9.54, Average years of Schooling

About Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars

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The workforce of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars during third quarter of 2022 was 1.13M people, whose salary averaged $6.95k MX working around 49.1 hours per week.

The average age of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars was 40.3 years. The workforce was distributed in 99.1% men with an average salary of $6.96k MX and, 0.94% women with average salary of $6.46k MX.

The best average salaries received by Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars were in Colima ($11.2k MX), Baja California Sur ($10.9k MX), and Sinaloa ($10.9k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (183k), Jalisco (105k), and Nuevo León (93.9k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Fishing ($70.3k MX), Public Administration ($16.9k MX), and Retail Trade of Beverages, Ice and Tobacco ($16.4k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Food Industry (15.4%), Retail Trade of Hardware and Glassware (30k), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (28.5k).

1.27% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $3.58k MX and 98.7% to men with an average salary of $5.5k MX.

At the level of states, Guerrero had the highest percentage of informal workers with 63.1% corresponding to 6.27k from 9.92k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Coahuila de Zaragoza with a 15.9% corresponding to 5.25k from 33k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 1.13M, Workforce 2022-Q3
  • $6.95k MX, Average monthly salary 2022-Q3

At third quarter of 2022, the people who worked as Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars were 1.13M being a 0.72% lower than the second quarter of 2022. (1.14M).

In the same period, an average salary of $6.95k MX was observed, registering a drop of 1.27%, compared to the second quarter of 2022 ($7.04k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars during the third quarter of 2022 were Estado de México (183k), Jalisco (105k), and Nuevo León (93.9k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the third quarter of 2022, the main positive variations occurred in Hidalgo and Chihuahua with an increase of 8.88k (38.4%) and 5.41k (12%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Estado de México and Oaxaca with a decrease of 11.2k (5.74%) and 8.8k (35.9%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars during third quarter of 2022 were Colima ($11.2k MX), Baja California Sur ($10.9k MX), and Sinaloa ($10.9k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the third quarter of 2022, the positive salary growth was higher in Sinaloa and Quintana Roo with an increase of $3.5k MX (47.4%) and $1.86k MX (26.4%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Baja California and Zacatecas with a decrease of $2.15k MX (25.3%) and $1.78k MX (24.1%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2022-Q3: 40.4, Men

At third quarter of 2022, the male workforce in Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars represented the 99.1% of the employed population and women 0.94%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (299k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 25 to 34 years (4.8k).

The highest average salary was $7.84k MX received by men from 35 to 44 years, while the lowest average salary was $5.79k MX received by men from 15 to 24 years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2022-Q3): 9.52, Men

At third quarter of 2022 the male workforce in Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (510k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (3.63k).

The highest average salary was $8.04k MX received by men with 16 to 18 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $5.93k MX received by men with 0 to 3 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars in different industries and economic sectors.

At third quarter of 2022, the workforce was higher in Food Industry (15.4%), Retail Trade of Hardware and Glassware (7.81%), and Retail Trade of Groceries and Food (7.43%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Fishing ($70.3k MX), Public Administration ($16.9k MX), and Retail Trade of Beverages, Ice and Tobacco ($16.4k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2022-Q3

  • 36.5%, Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars
  • 55.3%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the third quarter of 2022, the labor informality of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars reached a 36.5%, which implied an increase from 0.28 percentage points compared to the second quarter of 2022  (36.2%).

The labor informality of this occupation was lower than informality at the country level in 18.8 percentage points during the third quarter of 2022.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 63.1%, Guerrero

Less Labor Informality: 15.9 %, Coahuila de Zaragoza

At third quarter of 2022, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars were Guerrero (63.1%), Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (57.2%), and Morelos (56.8%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Durango (21.3%), Colima (16.3%), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (15.9%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Truck Drivers, Cargo Vans and Cars during the third quarter of 2022 was higher in the age group with 35 to 44 years concentrating 301k workers of which 68.3% corresponds to formal employment (206k) and 31.7% to informal employment (95.6k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 513k workers of which 66.4%  corresponds to formal employment (340k) and 33.6% corresponds to informal employment (172k).