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Texas Truck Driving Companies

The state of Texas does a lot to improve work for truck drivers. The Texas Department of Transportation recently brought up the idea of eliminating tolls, a move that would save truckers lots of money Transport Topics, 2016).

Texas is the second largest state in the United States of America, not only in size, but also in the amount of its residents. Many industries in Texas supply the rest of the county with goods through the use of various Texas trucking companies.

Oil, Agriculture, petrochemicals, computers and electronics are some of the products that the Texas trucking companies disperse throughout the continental United States. If you are looking for work in trucking jobs in Texas, chances are that you will find the position you need at one of the many Texas trucking companies who are hiring.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Texas

Take written test followed by skills test to earn CDL Texas Department of Public Safety

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

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $37,400 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $28,400 O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 23% (O*Net, 2016)

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

 

Whether you’re interested in local, OTR, or regional jobs, start here. Use our list of Texas truck driving jobs below to start applying.

Trucking Companies in Texas

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...
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...
Decker Truck Line
Decker Truck Line, Inc. has been a family-owned and operated company since 1931. Located in the American Heartland, Fort Dodge, Iowa, Decker is built on strong Midwestern values. Decker’s reputation...
Hogan Transportation
Hogan is one of the largest, fastest growing, and most respected transportation service providers in the US. Founded in 1918, and proudly celebrating over 100 successful years in business, we're a...
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...
Tutle & Tutle Trucking Inc.
   Tutle and Tutle Trucking has been running for over 20 years now.  We offer weekly pay via direct deposit or Comdata pay cards.  Sign on bonuses are given to Owner Operators and...