High Paying Truck Driver Jobs You Should Know About

If you’re going to pursue a truck driving career and make the sacrifices, especially running OTR (long haul) or short haul driving, you might as well make the best money out there.

The sacrifices and stresses of a driving career are plentiful. It’s a job that deserves decent pay for all the gruelling, long hours behind the wheel, often many thousands of miles away from home.

What Do I Need to Qualify For The High Paying Truck Driver Jobs?

– Greater risks – More liability – Higher skill level – Accident/incident free – Driving experience

Walmart is just one example of a company with its own fleet of trucks. They  offer one of the best paying truck driving jobs in the U.S. Rate: $70,000-$85,000 US per year.

Private Fleets

Since the tv show has glorified these jobs, it’s become increasing difficult to secure one. Rate: $20,000 – $75,000 for a few months work.

Ice Road Trucking Jobs

Hauling hazardous products such as gasoline and a variety of caustic and explosive liquid materials, offers good pay for the work.

Tanker/Liquid Hauling

There are trucking companies which specialize in hauling over-sized load hauls.

Oversized Loads

There are a few carriers which have a high level of expertise at hauling very expensive and vintage cars.

Specialty Car Haulers

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