District Of Columbia State Information

Truck Driving Jobs in Washington D.C.

Though Washington DC is one of the smallest regions in the United States, it has a solid trucking industry. Each year, 68,000 tons of shipments terminate in Washington DC (Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2016).

The busy industries in surrounding states demand a high need for truck drivers both in and around the Washington D.C. Metro areas.  Browse the companies that are hiring in this area below to apply for open truck driving positions.

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Washington DC
•    Get learner’s permit and pass skills test to get full license (District of Columbia Department of Motor Vehicles)
•    Endorsements: Hazardous materials, double/triple trailers, tank, passenger, combination
•    Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $48,300 per year (O*Net, 2016)
•    Average light/delivery driving salary: $32,600 per year (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)

Find a trucking job in D.C. that fits your schedule, license class, and endorsements. Get started by contacting the companies with openings on our list of Washington DC truck driving jobs.

Trucking Companies in District Of Columbia

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...
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...
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,...
USA Truck
    Teams, Solo & Dedicated CDL-A Drivers   Respect: A Foundation We’re Built On We know what’s important to CDL-A drivers. Time, work, and value. That’s why we’re putting...
Mesilla Valley Transportation (MVT)
DRIVE MORE! DRIVE FOR MVT! Choose your route and expect flexible home time as well as top industry pay and benefits. Our professional Team of Fleet Managers, Safety Personnel, and qualified Mechanics...
Find your reason to drive Schneider. Schneider is a superior provider of transportation and logistics services. Our legacy started back in 1935 with just one truck. Since then, we've led the way for...