Most of the things you buy these days have been transported on a truck at some point.
There are approximately 3.5 million truck drivers in the United States. Their average salary is close to $ 60,000 per year.
However, in 2021 there may actually be a shortage of drivers willing to postpone your purchases.
If you’re ready to apply, it doesn’t take long to get behind the wheel.
The training to get your Class A commercial driver’s license takes approximately seven weeks if you work full-time. You must also be 21 years of age to cross state borders.
Trucks come in many shapes and sizes, from delivery trucks to dump trucks to 18-wheelers. And above all, the industry is always looking for new drivers.
Check out this video for an inside look at the industry and to hear from three truckers about life on the road.
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