New Jersey State Information

New Jersey Truck Driving Companies

New Jersey has a strong trucking economy and it’s known for providing lots of support to truck drivers. Throughout the state, truck drivers are applying for grants to replace their old trucks with new, upgraded trucks (JOC, 2016).

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in New Jersey

•      Must select Class A, B, or C license before taking written and skills exams (State of New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission)

•      Endorsements: Double/triple trailers, tank, hazardous materials, passenger, and air brakes

•      Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $45,300 (O*Net, 2016)

•      Average light/delivery driving salary: $32,000 (O*Net, 2016)

•      Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 13% (O*Net, 2016)

•      Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 8% (O*Net, 2016)

 

Find out what the trucking industry of New Jersey is like by applying for New Jersey truck driving jobs below.

You have likely heard that the trucking industry has a huge shortage of drivers, leading to roughly 40,000 open positions across the country. If you have been waiting to get involved in this field, now may be the time to get established in a stable and rewarding career. New Jersey companies are often hiring a mix of local, regional, and OTR drivers.

Building a strong professional community for yourself is one of the quickest ways to learn about this industry and how to succeed in it. Established over 100 years ago, the New Jersey Motor Truck Association provides many types of professional support to drivers all over the state.

As you explore your options, contact the companies with New Jersey truck driving jobs below.

Trucking Companies in New Jersey

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...
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...