South Carolina State Information

South Carolina Truck Driving Companies

South Carolina spends a lot of time and money on its trucking industry, showing how important truckers are to the state. The state recently moved to improve the transportation infrastructure and shift trucking costs to the government GSA Business, 2016).

South Carolina is known for tourist attractions like Myrtle Beach and Hilton Head and for historical monuments like Cowpens battlefield, Fort Sumter national monument, Parris Island, Beaufort, Caesar's Head, Fort Hill and Old Exchange.

It also has spectacular gardens including Brookgreen, Cypress, Middleton, Charleston and Edisto. The state’s capital is Columbia which is also the largest city. Famous residents of South Carolina include former President Andrew Jackson, civil rights leader Jesse Jackson and Vanna White.

South Carolina trucking companies are now hiring for independent owner operators and company truck driving jobs today! Choose the name of a provider below to learn more and submit your application.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 


Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in South Carolina

Select Class A, B, or C, license, then take tests for license class and endorsements South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles

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

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $38,600 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $27,200 O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 19% (O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 11% (O*Net, 2016)


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Trucking Companies in South Carolina

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 65 years with a reputation of excellence and stability in the trucking...
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...
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...