What does a Truck Driver do?
Truck Drivers (offend called semi-truck drivers) transport loads from point a to point b. This includes food, packages, cars, oil and more. They are often paid a base salary or hourly or just by the mile. Before accepting a job it is important you can consider which kind of pay will get you more money,
If you like to drive this could be the job for you as Truckers also known as truck drivers do a lot of driving. Often times they can drive for up to a week at a time over the road but they also have local driver jobs.
How much do Truck Drivers make?
According to Glassdoor.com Truck Drivers make an average of $67,000 per year but they can easily make over six figures depending on the demand of the location and what you specialize in hauling.
What kind of education is needed to become a Truck Driver?
Education needed become a Truck Driver you need a CDL which you can get through a certification process. This can cost upwards of $5000 but often companies will pay for new drivers to get their CDL.
How Do You become a Truck Driver?
To become a Truck Driver you must get a CDL through a trucking company or through a Trucking School. Then from there just apply to as many positions as posible.
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Truck Driver Jobs
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