If you are considering a career as a truck driver, one of your first questions is probably "How much do truck driver's make?" A truck driver's salary depends on many factors - all explained in detail in this article.
A professional truck driver has the opportunity to explore the cities and countryside of the United States –while keeping the American economy humming strong. Truckers tend to appreciate the independence a professional driving career brings because typical trucking routes often take days or weeks to complete.
According to the federal government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there were nearly 1.9 million truck-driving jobs in the United States during 2016.
Are you interested in becoming one of the nearly two million truckers transporting goods locally, or from coast to coast? The first step is to obtain the required Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).