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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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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! Eligible CDL...
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! Eligible CDL...
This Over-the-Road (OTR) Owner-Operator truck driver position features up to $0.92 per mile*. Plus, you’ll haul 70% drop-and-hook freight and average 2,500-2,700 miles per week. We’ll optimize your utilization to keep you moving, racking up miles and money. Set your business up for success! No equipment? No problem! We will help you acquire the equipment you need. Eligible Applicants Current Owner...
This Over-the-Road (OTR) Owner-Operator truck driver position features up to $0.92 per mile*. Plus, you’ll haul 70% drop-and-hook freight and average 2,500-2,700 miles per week. We’ll optimize your utilization to keep you moving, racking up miles and money. Set your business up for success! No equipment? No problem! We will help you acquire the equipment you need. Eligible CDL Driver Applicants Cu...
Over-the-Road (OTR) Owner-Operator Truck Driver - Lease Option Available-09000000BK This Over-the-Road (OTR) Owner-Operator truck driver position features up to $0.92 per mile*. Plus, you’ll haul 70% drop-and-hook freight and average 2,500-2,700 miles per week. We’ll optimize your utilization to keep you moving, racking up miles and money. Set your business up for success! No equipment? No problem...
Truck drivers earn up to $0.47 per mile* as an Over-the-Road Tanker CDL Driver, and they’re among the highest paid in Schneider’s fleet - averaging $6,000 - $10,000 more per year. Tanker truckers also enjoy a flexible time off program - selecting six preferred days off each month. Plus, Schneider Tanker truck drivers enjoy a small company feel with the advantage of large company benefits! Schneide...
OTR Tanker Truck Driver - Tuition Reimbursement - Charleston, SC-1300000056 Truck drivers earn up to $0.445 per mile* as an Over-the-Road Tanker CDL Driver, and they’re among the highest paid in Schneider’s fleet - averaging $6,000 - $10,000 more per year. Tanker truckers also enjoy a flexible time off program - selecting six preferred days off each month. Plus, Schneider Tanker truck drivers enjo...
OTR Tanker Truck Driver - Up to $5,000 Sign-on Bonus - Beaumont, TX-1300000044 Truck drivers earn up to $0.47 per mile* as an Over-the-Road Tanker CDL Driver, and they’re among the highest paid in Schneider’s fleet - averaging $6,000 - $10,000 more per year. Tanker truckers also enjoy a flexible time off program - selecting six preferred days off each month. Plus, Schneider Tanker truck drivers en...
Description Job Description: Penske Logistics is looking for qualified CDL Class A truck drivers to join our team of over 3000 truck drivers who haul freight for some of the world's leading brands. This is a great opportunity to continue your truck driving career with one of the nation’s largest logistics companies. • Route/Activity – Truck drivers are responsible for delivering product to custome...
Description Job Description: Penske Logistics is looking for qualified CDL Class A truck drivers to join our team of over 3000 truck drivers who haul freight for some of the world's leading brands. This is a great opportunity to continue your truck driving career with one of the nation’s largest logistics companies. • Route/Activity – Truck drivers are responsible for delivering product to custome...
Description Job Description: Penske Logistics is looking for qualified CDL Class A truck drivers to become part of an excellent team and to fill a number of available truck driver jobs. This is a great opportunity to continue your truck driving career with one of the nation’s largest logistics companies. • Route/Activity – Truck drivers are responsible for delivering product to customers and compl...
DistTech - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life DistTech, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDLTruck Drivers in Fort Worth, TX. Regional & OTR Positions Class A-CDL + Tank + Hazmat Company Drivers & Owner/Operators Excellent Home Time Competitive Pay Package We know tank truck drivers are an elite group of Professionals. The KAG compan...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
Transport Service Company - Chemical Division - Drive and Thrive - Professional Driving that Fits Your Life Transport Service Company - Chemical Division, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. Transport Service Company is now offering premium pay to drivers with Tank experience, a Class A CDL, Tank & Hazmat endorsements (or abilit...
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OTR/Regional Truck Driver

Salaries

$28,500.00 - $83,200.00
Typical Salary for OTR/Regional Truck Driver
(203 Respondents)
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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)
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