Arkansas State Information

Arkansas Truck Driving Jobs

Arkansas is a state known for both its mountainous regions and the beautiful lowlands in the east. The state is bordered by the Mississippi river on its eastern side as well as six other surrounding states, making it a highly trafficked territory for truck drivers traveling to destinations within or bordering the state.

There are also urban areas, such as Little Rock, that require the services of Arkansas trucking companies to provide them the with materials for industry and other purposes. Click on any of the companies below to learn more about Arkansas Trucking Companies.

If you want to further your truck driving career, you can do it in Arkansas. The demand for truck drivers is so high in this state that northwest Arkansas schools have expanded their commercial driving training options and collaborated with more employers (5 News Online, 2016).

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Arkansas
•    Must get commercial learner’s permit and then take skills test to get permanent CDL (Arkansas Office of Driver Services)
•    Endorsements: passenger, school bus, tank
•    Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $33,300 per year (O*Net, 2016)
•    Average light/delivery driving salary: $24,400 (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 10% (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 4% (O*Net, 2016)

Start learning about local opportunities now and check out Arkansas trucking companies on our list below.
 

Trucking Companies in Arkansas

Heartland Express
Leadership. Strength. Performance. Innovation. Company History: Russell A. Gerdin founded Heartland in 1978 with four people in the office and 16 trucks. It became a publicly traded company on the...
JB Hunt Transport
Drive with Pride. Drive with Passion. Drive with J.B. Hunt. Attention Class A Drivers: Are you looking to further your professional career in truck driving with a company that offers great pay AND...
K & B Transportation
New Pay Package is here! 45 cents per mile - GUARANTEED! We are serious about driver pay! When you drive for us, you can have the added sense of security of 2,500 miles per week guaranteed! And...
Barr-Nunn Transportation
CLASS A CDL DRIVERS & TEAMS = Only 1 year of Experience Required. Solo trucks are primarily 2013-2016 Freightliner Cascadias and International ProStars. These positions offer fantastic benefits...
Knight Transportation
Professional Truck Drivers Choose the right path, YOUR PATH. You’re connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your hopes and dreams are uniquely your own. At Knight,...
Melton Truck Lines
Be a part of our winning team! Company History:We are a driver-friendly carrier with top pay and benefits! Who We Are: Melton Truck Lines is an irregular flatbed carrier that serves the United States...
Western Express
Company History: Founded in 1991 by Donna and Wayne Wise, Western Express began as a small family business with big ideals. Our mission was to serve our drivers' needs every day, knowing that happy...
TMC Transportation
Company Overview: Since 1972, when the first truckload was delivered to Des Moines from Chicago by TMC Transportation, we have been proud of our commitment to customer satisfaction. In the years...
USA Truck
Along with our recent pay increase, USA Truck is also offering our drivers an opportunity to choose your own hometime and location. We know how important it is to get home when you want to, call to...
CRST Expedited
Did you know you can earn more than $50k a year as a truck driver? Recent Graduates- Tuition Reimbursement Experienced- Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner! Students- Sponsored...
Koch Trucking Inc.
Looking for a company to call home? Come to Koch Trucking! Koch Companies is a privately held company founded by Stan Koch. We began serving customers in the mid 1950’s as a manufacturer’s...
Riverside Transport
 Join our Team and Drive for the best Company Overview: Since 1993, Riverside Transport has strived to fulfill our vision to be the top performer in all aspects of our business. We want to be...
Class A Recruiting
Company Overview: Class A Recruiting combines years of experience from having hired hundreds of drivers for the top company’s in the industry. Whatever the driver's needs are, we do our best to help...
Florilli Transportation, LLC
COMPANY PAY & BENEFITS 40 CPM STARTING PAY!       Pay increases 1/2 cpm every 6 months to max pay at 46 cpm. Plus a 2 cpm safety/performance bonus paid monthly $15 Drop/Pick Pay...
Schneider
Real Drivers. Real Reasons. Schneider didn’t become North America’s premier trucking company on accident. From one man with one truck and one dream in 1935, we now employ over 10,000 truck drivers...
Southern Refrigerated Transport
Company Description At SRT, we’re always looking to the future, and this shows in our Texarkana, Arkansas headquarters. This 100,000-square-foot business complex supports more than a 1,000-truck...
TransAm Trucking Inc.
Company Overview: Want to know one of the top reasons drivers join our team? Because they are referred by current TransAm drivers who know that we treat our drives with respect -- like family! We...