Washington State Information

Washington Truck Driving Companies

There’s lots to gain from a trucking career in Washington. In 2016, Washington was ranked the second best state in the country for truck drivers Press Enterprise, 2016).

With a population of just over six million people largely concentrated in the Seattle-Tacoma areas, Washington is a state of serene beauty both in its metropolitan and rural areas. Seattle is the largest city in Washington and the capital, Olympia is located just to the south.

Mount St. Helens, site of the latest volcanic eruption to happen in the US, finds its home in Washington as well. Beautiful pristine views of Mount Ranier and the snow country of the Cascade Mountain Ranges are a few favorite areas for travelers and locals alike. Washington trucking companies are looking to hire for trucking jobs and owner operator positions right now.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in Washington

Must have training certificate from approved school before getting first CDL Washington State Department of Licensing

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

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $42,300 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $33,000 O*Net, 2016)

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

Anticipated job growth for light truck drivers through 2022: 10% (O*Net, 2016)

 

Check out jobs that are relevant to your license class and endorsements below. Then, start applying for Washington truck driving jobs to advance your career.

 

Trucking Companies in Washington

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 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...
CRST Transportation Solutions
  CRST Transportation Solutions is one of the largest West-coast based transportation logistics corporations in North America servicing more than a dozen Fortune 500 companies. With an...
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...
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...