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Iowa Truck Driving Jobs

As an Iowa truck driver, you’re in a good position to benefit from industry-wide growth nationwide. Fuel costs have dropped all over Iowa, leading to a surge in business for trucking companies (SFGate, 2016).

Select one of the Iowa trucking companies below to learn more.  These truck driving jobs require a Class A CDL License in most cases.

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Iowa
•    Must have commercial learner’s permit for 14 days before taking skills test and getting standard license (Iowa Department of Transportation)
•    Endorsements: Combination vehicle, air brakes, passenger, doubles/triples, hazardous materials, and tank
•    Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $40,800 (O*Net, 2016)
•    Average light/delivery driving salary: $28,000 (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 19% (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 13% (O*Net, 2016)

Take the next step in your career with a great trucking job. Apply for Iowa truck driving jobs below.

Trucking Companies in Iowa

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...
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
NOVEMBER 2017 - Increased Sign On Bonus - $1650 Ready to work for a leader in driver compensation? K...
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,...
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
    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...
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...
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...
Schneider
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...
Waller Truck Co.
Waller Truck Co has been a family owned business since 1959. We are 100% Kenworth fleet and 100% dry van with 94% no touch freight. We have a free rider policy from day one. We do our best to get you...