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Over the Road Truck Driver Overview


Over the road truck drivers are responsible for transporting goods across all 50 states and into Canada and Mexico. They are a vital part of the supply chain and are often called upon to be away from home for days or weeks at a time in order to deliver goods to locations that may be several states away. OTR truck drivers are responsible for maintaining mileage logs, complying with local and federal regulations governing the industry, and maintaining the safety and performance of their vehicles. Over the road truck drivers work irregular hours based on guidelines set forth by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration.

Over the Road Truck Driver Requirements


OTR truck driving jobs do not have a minimum education requirement; however, many post-secondary truck driving schools require applicants to have a high school diploma or GED. Over the road truck driving jobs do require applicants to obtain a commercial driver's license, have a clean driving record and have no prior convictions for driving under the influence. In order to earn a position, applicants must be able to pass a physical examination that demonstrates their ability to withstand the physical demands of the job.

Over the Road Truck Driver Job Market


The outlook for new OTR truck drivers entering the workforce is positive. According to statistics, the demand for over the road truck drivers is estimated to increase by 11 percent over the next 10 years. In 2012, there were an estimated 1,701,500 people employed as OTR truck drivers, and opportunities exist across all 50 states. Similar positions include Nationwide Truck Driver jobs.

Over the Road Truck Driver Salary


The median salary for OTR truck driver jobs in the United States is $38,200. Over the road truck drivers who have experience and work for larger employers tend to earn higher salaries and receive better benefits than those working for smaller carriers. OTR truck driving jobs pay by the mile rather than an hourly or weekly salary, so those who opt for less home time tend to earn more than those who choose more regular hours.
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Sav Transportation Group Zimmerman, MN, 55398
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Forest Park, IL
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Bolingbrook, IL, 60490
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Mount Healthy, OH, 45231
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Ennis, TX
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Nevada, IA, 50201
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Cleburne, TX, 76031
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Lino Lakes, MN
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Red Wing, MN, 55066
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Kennedale, TX, 76060
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Trenton, MO, 64683
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Worth, IL, 60482
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Mundelein, IL, 60060
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Deerfield, IL
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Gladstone, MO, 64118
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Warrenville, IL, 60555
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Wheeling, IL, 60090
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Brooklyn Park, MN, 55443
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Watauga, TX, 76148
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...
Sav Transportation Group Paris, IL, 61944
COMPANY DRIVERS: Join the SAV Express, Inc. family & enjoy great driving opportunities! SAV Express, Inc. offers a competitive pay package and our friendly operations team will work with you to get the miles you need to be successful. If you are an experienced, safe and professional driver, we invite you to be part of our exciting and supportive fast-paced environment. Running mostly in the Mid...

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OTR/Regional Truck Driver

Salaries

$28,500.00 - $83,200.00
Typical Salary for OTR/Regional Truck Driver
(203 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

High School
32.1%
Some College Coursework Completed
30.3%
Vocational
9.7%
Associates
9.1%
Bachelor's
7.9%
Some High School Coursework
4.8%
Certification
4.8%
(165 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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