Arkansas State Information

Arkansas Truck Driving Jobs

Arkansas is a state known for both its mountainous regions and the beautiful lowlands in the east. The state is bordered by the Mississippi river on its eastern side as well as six other surrounding states, making it a highly trafficked territory for truck drivers traveling to destinations within or bordering the state.

There are also urban areas, such as Little Rock, that require the services of Arkansas trucking companies to provide them the with materials for industry and other purposes. Click on any of the companies below to learn more about Arkansas Trucking Companies.

If you want to further your truck driving career, you can do it in Arkansas. The demand for truck drivers is so high in this state that northwest Arkansas schools have expanded their commercial driving training options and collaborated with more employers (5 News Online, 2016).

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Arkansas
•    Must get commercial learner’s permit and then take skills test to get permanent CDL (Arkansas Office of Driver Services)
•    Endorsements: passenger, school bus, tank
•    Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $33,300 per year (O*Net, 2016)
•    Average light/delivery driving salary: $24,400 (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 10% (O*Net, 2016)
•    Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 4% (O*Net, 2016)

Start learning about local opportunities now and check out Arkansas trucking companies on our list below.
 

Trucking Companies in Arkansas

Melton Truck Lines
Based out of Tulsa, OK, Melton Truck Lines is known for treating its drivers like family. Melton has been running more than 66 years with a reputation of excellence and stability in the trucking...
Covenant Transport
Largest pay increase EVER! Effective January 4, 2021, Covenant will raise the base linehaul team driver pay rate by an average of 9 cents per mile across all driver types. The...
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...
CRST Asset Light
CRST is one of the nation’s largest transportation companies with revenues of $1.4 billion and more than 5,000 employees and contractors nationwide. Through all of our operating companies, we provide...
CRST Dedicated East
  Home Time, Great Pay and Opportunities Why drive CRST Dedicated? There are a lot of reasons. These are high paying trucking jobs with guaranteed home time, great pay, health insurance and...
CRST Driving Academy
          Whether you need a permit or are looking for a school, CRST can help!  Come to CRST and train to be a Class A CDL team driver and embark on a fulfilling...
CRST Recent Grad
Decide Your Destiny Do you have your Class A CDL? Are you looking for experience? CRST is hiring Recent Truck Driving School Graduates! When you drive for us, you get the freedom to decide your...
Dart Transit
Since 1934, the Dart Network has provided industry-leading expertise in trucking and logistics. Our family-owned and operated business is one of the largest truckload carriers in the United States....
E.W. Wylie
Why Wylie? At E.W. Wylie, what drives you drives us. We strive to provide the best experience possible for our drivers, including top-notch equipment, dependable hometime and plenty of miles to keep...
K & B Transportation
K&B Transportation understands we are all out here for a paycheck! That is why the majority of our drivers either enjoy guaranteed miles or salaried pay! Both options offer drivers a minimum...
Landair Transport
Founded in 1981, Landair is a an agile, asset-based 3PL that provides customized logistics solutions to its diverse customer base. With more than 1,300 employees, including an experienced team of...
Paschall Truck Lines, Inc.
Founded in 1937 as a family-owned and operated transportation provider, Paschall Truck Lines has since grown from its Kentucky roots, expanding terminal locations to seven major cities throughout the...
Schneider
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...
TransLand
TransLand is based in Springfield, Missouri and specializes in full truckload and logistics services. We offer long haul, short haul and flatbed truck services throughout the continental United...