South Carolina State Information

South Carolina Truck Driving Companies

South Carolina spends a lot of time and money on its trucking industry, showing how important truckers are to the state. The state recently moved to improve the transportation infrastructure and shift trucking costs to the government GSA Business, 2016).

South Carolina is known for tourist attractions like Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head and for historical monuments like Cowpens battlefield, Fort Sumter national monument, Parris Island, Beaufort, Caesar's Head, Fort Hill and Old Exchange.

It also has spectacular gardens including Brookgreen, Cypress, Middleton, Charleston and Edisto. The state’s capital is Columbia which is also the largest city. Famous residents of South Carolina include former President Andrew Jackson, civil rights leader Jesse Jackson and Vanna White.

South Carolina trucking companies are now hiring for independent owner operators and company truck driving jobs today! Choose the name of a provider below to learn more and submit your application.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 


Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in South Carolina

Select Class A, B, or C, license, then take tests for license class and endorsements South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles

Endorsements: Hazardous materials, tanker vehicles, passenger, double/triple trailers, and combination hazardous materials/tanker vehicles

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $38,600 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $27,200 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: 11% (O*Net, 2016)


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Trucking Companies in South Carolina

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...
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...
Carrier Logistics
Carrier Logistics Bio Carrier Logistics, LLC. is an OTR driver-centered long-haul trucking company based in Kansas City.We offer competitive wages, unmatched home time and an impressive safety bonus...
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...