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

C.R. England
A trucking company doesn't stay in business for 90 years without understanding how to take care of it's most important asset - their drivers. CR England has always put the driver's interests first. C...
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...
Melton Truck Lines
Melton aims to remain ahead of the competition with top pay and benefits, free on-site clinics and dentists, driver help desk, safety and referral bonuses, rider and pet programs, and much more. Be a...
Celadon Group, Inc.
THE NEW BLUE - IT'S ALL ABOUT YOU!   Join Celadon today and you be rewarded $8,500 in bonsues your first year while earning your standard pay. With Celadon you don't have to wait several years...
Covenant Transport
NEW $40,000 TEAMING BONUS FOR OTR CDL-A DRIVERS   Covenant Transport is excited to announce starting February 1, we are offering OTR CDL-A Team Drivers a $40,000 Teaming Bonus! With our new $40,...
CRST Expedited
Experience The Power To Life Change with CRST We have opportunities that suit your experience with the pay, benefits, home time, and freight to match. Apply now.  Why Drive With CRST?  You...
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...
Arnold Transportation Services
Since 1932, we’ve built our reputation on delivering regional freight. When the world of trucking was coast-to-coast, we were regional. When the world kept Drivers on the road for weeks, we were...
Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT)
Mesilla Valley is hiring experienced CDL-A Drivers in your area! Earn up to $.42 CPM with consistent freight, weekly pay and regular home time. No matter which route you choose, you can run well and...
Schneider
Schneider is a leading transportation and logistics services company providing a broad portfolio of premier truckload, intermodal and logistics solutions and operating one of the largest for-hire...