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Texas Truck Driving Companies

The state of Texas does a lot to improve work for truck drivers. The Texas Department of Transportation recently brought up the idea of eliminating tolls, a move that would save truckers lots of money Transport Topics, 2016).

Texas is the second largest state in the United States of America, not only in size, but also in the amount of its residents. Many industries in Texas supply the rest of the county with goods through the use of various Texas trucking companies.

Oil, Agriculture, petrochemicals, computers and electronics are some of the products that the Texas trucking companies disperse throughout the continental United States. If you are looking for work in trucking jobs in Texas, chances are that you will find the position you need at one of the many Texas trucking companies who are hiring.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Texas

Take written test followed by skills test to earn CDL Texas Department of Public Safety

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

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $37,400 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $28,400 O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 23% (O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 17% (O*Net, 2016)


Whether you’re interested in local, OTR, or regional jobs, start here. Use our list of Texas truck driving jobs below to start applying.

Trucking Companies in Texas

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...
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,...
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...
Barr-Nunn Transportation
Barr-Nunn Transportation In Business Since 1982.  100% Debt Free. Top Pay Certified Carrier for 13 Straight Years   Safe Drivers Earn More at Barr-Nunn…. A LOT More!   Barr-Nunn is...
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 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...
Tutle & Tutle Trucking Inc.
   Tutle and Tutle Trucking has been running for over 20 years now.  We offer weekly pay via direct deposit or Comdata pay cards.  Sign on bonuses are given to Owner Operators and...