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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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Truckinghired Columbus, IN
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Indiana! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Intern...
Truckinghired Mt Pleasant, IA
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live with in 100 Miles of Cedar Rapids, IA! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 7...
Truckinghired Wilmington, NC
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in North Carolina! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! ·...
Truckinghired Charlottesville, VA
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Virginia! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Inter...
Truckinghired Shawnee, OK
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live with in 150 Miles of McAlester, OK! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% ...
Truckinghired Annapolis, MD
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Maryland! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Inter...
Truckinghired Jackson, MI
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live with in 50 Miles of Jackson, MI! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Dro...
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live with in 50 Miles of Jackson, MI! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3+ Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6+ Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12+ Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% ...
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Indiana! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3+ Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6+ Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12+ Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Int...
Truckinghired Springfield, MO
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Missouri! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Inter...
Mohawk Industries Calhoun, GA, 30703
Overview: Mohawk’s drivers receive $50-60k plus excellent benefits! Mohawk’s OTR drivers have several days of home time every week! Mohawk Industries provides a premium level of service with its privately owned trucking fleet and more than 250 local distribution locations. All of the equipment is professionally maintained. Mohawk’s drivers receive excellent benefits—health, dental, holiday, 401k...
State of Georgia Kennesaw, GA, 30152
Must have a High School diploma or GED equivalent and 1 year of CDL driving experience within the last 3 years and no more than one moving violation in the last 3 years. Must be least 25 years of age or older. 12 Month Experience 12 Years Education Must Be At Least 25 Years Old Must Have Valid Class A Drivers License Must Have DOUBLES/TRIPLES Endorsement Must Have Occupational License - CDL CLASS...
Step 7 Kenosha, WI
Dartco is hiring OTR truck drivers at a great new starting CPM. Earn 39 - 43 CPM on an average of 2,600 miles per week! Plus you'll get lots of added perks, including Great Home Time, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacations and $500 Orientation Pay! As part of the Dart Network, Dartco can offer you the benefits of working for a small company that focuses just on employee truck drivers, plus the added advant...
Step 7 Dubuque, IA
Dartco is hiring OTR truck drivers at a great new starting CPM. Earn 39 - 43 CPM on an average of 2,600 miles per week! Plus you'll get lots of added perks, including Great Home Time, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacations and $500 Orientation Pay! As part of the Dart Network, Dartco can offer you the benefits of working for a small company that focuses just on employee truck drivers, plus the added advant...
Navajo Express Winston-Salem, NC
Navajo Express is hiring CDL Drivers for numerous runs around the country. No-Touch Freight New Equipment (you need to see our trucks) Driving for Navajo Express also means you will receive great benefits! Medical, dental and vision benefits Life insurance Paid vacations Please Note: No DUI/DWAI in the last 5 years, no Controlled Substance Charges in the last 10 years, no more than 1 of each in a ...
Navajo Express Anderson, SC
Navajo Express is hiring CDL Drivers for numerous runs around the country. No-Touch Freight New Equipment (you need to see our trucks) Driving for Navajo Express also means you will receive great benefits! Medical, dental and vision benefits Life insurance Paid vacations Please Note: No DUI/DWAI in the last 5 years, no Controlled Substance Charges in the last 10 years, no more than 1 of each in a ...
Truckinghired Zanesville, OH
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Ohio! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Internal ...
Navajo Express Gary, IN
Navajo Express is hiring CDL Drivers for numerous runs around the country. No-Touch Freight New Equipment (you need to see our trucks) Driving for Navajo Express also means you will receive great benefits! Medical, dental and vision benefits Life insurance Paid vacations Please Note: No DUI/DWAI in the last 5 years, no Controlled Substance Charges in the last 10 years, no more than 1 of each in a ...
Navajo Express Olive Branch, MS
Navajo Express is hiring CDL Drivers for numerous runs around the country. No-Touch Freight New Equipment (you need to see our trucks) Driving for Navajo Express also means you will receive great benefits! Medical, dental and vision benefits Life insurance Paid vacations Please Note: No DUI/DWAI in the last 5 years, no Controlled Substance Charges in the last 10 years, no more than 1 of each in a ...
Truckinghired Champaign, IL
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Illinois! Class A CDL Required Must Meet One of the Following Experience Requirements: 3 Months Exp in Last 6 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 6 Months Exp in Last 12 Months $2,500 Sign on Bonus! 12 Months Exp in Last 5 Years $5,000 Sign on Bonus! · All no touch freight. 75% Drop and Hook! · Inter...

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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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