West Virginia State Information

West Virginia Truck Driving Companies

The trucking industry of West Virginia is in a period of serious growth. The West Virginia Trucking Association recently decided to open a new career portal because of the driver shortage MetroNews, 2016).

Soak up southern charm in West Virginia. Driving in Fall is spectacular as sugar maples turn red, yellow and orange. West Virginia is 24,181 square miles of rolling hills and forest. The state capital, Charleston, is also the largest city. It’s home to Fort Henry, Harper's Ferry National Monument and White Sulphur hot springs.

Major West Virginia industries produce corn, dairy, fruit, hay, tobacco, coal, sand and gravel. West Virginia trucking companies are now hiring truck drivers and owner operators like you.  These trucking jobs require a Class A CDL License. 

Common Requirements and Career Outlook for Truckers in West Virginia

Must apply for learner’s permit and hold it for 14 days before applying for CDL West Virginia Division of Motor Vehicles

Endorsements: Tank, hazardous materials, combination tank/hazardous materials, passenger, and doubles/triples

Average heavy/tractor-trailer driving salary: $35,100 O*Net, 2016)

Average light/delivery driving salary: $25,300 O*Net, 2016)

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

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


Discover the opportunities waiting in West Virginia by checking out West Virginia truck driving jobs below.

Trucking Companies in West Virginia

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
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,...
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 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...