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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 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! ·...
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 Lafayette, LA
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Louisiana! 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! · Inte...
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in Louisiana! 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! · I...
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...
Truckinghired Charleston, WV
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in West 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! · ...
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! ·...
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 Oklahoma City, 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% ...
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! · In...
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. 7...
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!...
Now Hiring Company Truck Drivers Up to $5,000 Sign on Bonus! Hiring Class A Drivers that live in West 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! ...
adssystems Phoenix, AZ
Alliance Transportation is looking for proactive CDL-A Truck drivers who will get the job done. If you're willing to drive the miles, we'll keep you moving. We have an operating fleet of dry van and flatbed units,offering predictable home time. We place a special emphasis on family; therefore, we take pride in our proven safety track record and a benefits package we offer to our drivers. Job Desc...
adssystems Tucson, AZ
Alliance Transportation is looking for proactive CDL-A Truck drivers who will get the job done. If you're willing to drive the miles, we'll keep you moving. We have an operating fleet of dry van and flatbed units ,offering predictable home time. We place a special emphasis on family; therefore, we take pride in our proven safety track record and a benefits package we offer to our drivers. Job Des...
Description Truck drivers earn up to $51,000 per year* and have flexible scheduling options in this Over-the-Road CDL position. OTR truckers haul 95% no-touch freight and average 2,400 miles per week. If you want to hit the open road, explore the country and rack up the miles, there's no better way than jumping behind the wheel as an Over-the-Road driver for Schneider. Start your trucking career!...
Analysts gain tremendous learning and development opportunities by working closely with experts, clients, and senior consultants, and through our ongoing training programs. The analytical depth of our assignments, the breadth of industry exposure, and experience working in case teams offer outstanding preparation for analysts applying to top graduate programs in business, economics, and law, and f...
Step 7 Phoenix, AZ
Currently looking for experienced OTR Drivers with Class A CDL to drive as Solos or Teams with flexible Home-Time....
Currently looking for experienced OTR Drivers with Class A CDL to drive as Solos or Teams with flexible Home-Time....
OTR Truck Driver - Weekly Minimum Guarantee - Home Monthly OTR Truck Driver – $1,000 Guarantee – Home Monthly Earn $0.45+/mile, $56,000+/year (OTR, Home Monthly) – 1 yr exp req’d What kind of trucking job does Nussbaum offer? Over-the-road, irregular route truck driver. Our freight system aims at getting you home an average of once per month maximum. We require 1 year of driving experience. T...

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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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