Washington State Information

Washington Truck Driving Companies

There’s lots to gain from a trucking career in Washington. In 2016, Washington was ranked the second best state in the country for truck drivers Press Enterprise, 2016).

With a population of just over six million people largely concentrated in the Seattle-Tacoma areas, Washington is a state of serene beauty both in its metropolitan and rural areas. Seattle is the largest city in Washington and the capital, Olympia is located just to the south.

Mount St. Helens, site of the latest volcanic eruption to happen in the US, finds its home in Washington as well. Beautiful pristine views of Mount Ranier and the snow country of the Cascade Mountain Ranges are a few favorite areas for travelers and locals alike. Washington trucking companies are looking to hire for trucking jobs and owner operator positions right now.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Washington

Must have training certificate from approved school before getting first CDL Washington State Department of Licensing

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

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $42,300 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $33,000 O*Net, 2016)

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

Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 10% (O*Net, 2016)


Check out jobs that are relevant to your license class and endorsements below. Then, start applying for Washington truck driving jobs to advance your career.


Trucking Companies in Washington

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...
K & B Transportation
New Pay Package is here! 45 cents per mile - GUARANTEED! We are serious about driver pay! When you drive for us, you can have the added sense of security of 2,500 miles per week guaranteed! And...
Knight Transportation
Refrigerated and Dry Van Company Truck Drivers Needed Near You!  IT'S NOT A JOB, IT'S A CALLING Rooted in the humble, yet strong beginnings of a working American family, Knight Transportation...
Melton Truck Lines
Be a part of our winning team! Company History:We are a driver-friendly carrier with top pay and benefits! Who We Are: Melton Truck Lines is an irregular flatbed carrier that serves the United States...
CRST Expedited
Start Here, Stay Here. CRST Expedited recently won a new bid that will give you EVEN MORE miles.     Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement! Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and...
Class A Recruiting
Company Overview: Class A Recruiting combines years of experience from having hired hundreds of drivers for the top company’s in the industry. Whatever the driver's needs are, we do our best to help...
Pride Transport
  Living the Pride Way       Pride Transport, a family owned and operated refrigerated carrier located in Salt Lake City, Utah, offers mostly reefer freight with some dry freight...
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...