Truck Driving Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • OTR Truck Drivers
  • City Truck Drivers
  • Hazardous Materials Removal/Delivery
  • Logging Equipment Operators
  • Dump Truck Drivers
  • Truck Owner/Operator


Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • OTR Driving Companies
  • Local Product/Sales Deliveries
  • Shipping Companies
  • Land Moving and Disposal
  • Freight Companies
  • Construction Companies


Arkansas Area Wages

Truck Drivers, Heavy & Tractor Trailer:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $26,240 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $37,930 annually

Experienced Wage.......................................................................................... $60,710 annually

Operating Engineers and Construction Equipment Operators:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $24,060 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $35,430 annually

Experienced Wage.......................................................................................... $49,420 annually

* Information from CareerOneStop

 

Operating Engineers & Construction Equipment Operators:

Entry-level Wage.......................................................................................... $26,060 annually

Mid-point Wage............................................................................................ $35,870 annually

Experienced Wage....................................................................................... $48,000 annually