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
Ready to work for a leader in driver compensation? Drivers starting here in February - $1,000 paid to them on the check they receive 5/18 Drivers starting here in March - $700 same terms as...
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,...
CRST Expedited
CRST Expedited Has a New Pay Increase for ALL Company Drivers!     Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement and up to 7 raises in your first year! Experienced - New Lead Driver pay...
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...
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...