Utah State Information

Utah Truck Driving Companies

As a result of Utah’s trucking industry, trucking companies in this state were recently selected to try out technology that would improve truck driving safety Insurance Journal, 2016). Utah is often a leader in this field.

Utah is most known for its diverse landscape and family-friendly atmosphere. It's not at all uncommon to go from desert to mountain to lush water landscapes in one day's travel, making Utah trucking companies extremely appealing.

Utah has more National Parks than any other state in the country. Interstate I-15 runs across the state from north to south, making travel a breeze. Both I-70 and I-80 provide the east to west routes that most Utah trucking companies travel. Utah has plenty of family-friendly communities and cultural opportunities, plus outdoor recreation like skiing and hiking. Take a look at the Utah trucking companies that are hiring in the list below.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Utah

Must have learner permit for 14 days before testing for full CDL (<a href=“http://dld.utah.gov/licensingid-cards/commercial-driver-license-cdl/“ target=“_blank”>Utah Department of Public Safety</A>) 

Endorsements: Hazardous materials, tanker, tanker and hazardous materials, doubles/triples, and passenger

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $41,800 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $27,000 O*Net, 2016)

Anticipated job growth for heavy truck drivers through 2022: 24% (O*Net, 2016)

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

 

To take the next step in your career, check out which types of jobs are available below. Start applying for Utah trucking jobs today.

Trucking Companies in Utah

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...
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 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...
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...