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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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1000+ OTR Truck Driver jobs found on Monster.

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PAM Transport Lynwood, CA, 90262
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Defiance, OH, 43512
PAM Transport is now hiring company drivers for otr, dedicated and regional opportunities as well as expedited hazmat teams! We offer excellent support, yearly increases, and steady miles allow you to continue to increase your earning power as you build your driving career at PAM Transport. New freight lanes are added daily, so join us now! We have a variety of opportunities to fit your life plu...
PAM Transport Brooklyn, OH, 44144
PAM Transport is now hiring company drivers for otr, dedicated and regional opportunities as well as expedited hazmat teams! We offer excellent support, yearly increases, and steady miles allow you to continue to increase your earning power as you build your driving career at PAM Transport. New freight lanes are added daily, so join us now! We have a variety of opportunities to fit your life plu...
PAM Transport Leawood, KS, 66211
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Brady, TX, 76825
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Ionia, MI, 48846
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Center Point, AL
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Fenton, MI, 48430
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Lockhart, TX, 78644
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Burton, MI
PAM Transport is now hiring company drivers for otr, dedicated and regional opportunities as well as expedited hazmat teams! We offer excellent support, yearly increases, and steady miles allow you to continue to increase your earning power as you build your driving career at PAM Transport. New freight lanes are added daily, so join us now! We have a variety of opportunities to fit your life plu...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Willowick, OH
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Eureka, IL, 61530
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM Transport Asia, TN, 37398
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...
PAM cartage carriers is seeking owner operator drivers for a wide variety of driving opportunities. We can help you build your driving business and boost your earning potential with DEDICATED, OTR and EXPEDITED HAZMAT TEAM freight. We offer independent contractors: •Steady miles •Great home time options •Mostly no-touch, drop and hook freight •Friendly, supportive atmosphere •Fuel surcharge...

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Transportation Career Tools

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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