trucking jobs in Kentucky

As a driver who wants to keep moving and earning money, you may consider other opportunities for truck driver jobs, and CDLjobs can help. Whether you are looking for trucking jobs in Bowling Green, Lexington, Louisville, Frankfort, Paducah or elsewhere in your home state of Kentucky, you can find a great selection of new over the road trucking jobs  added daily on CDLjobs.

Also, since we know that as a truck driver, jobs are just one of your concerns, we also include information on our site that can help you in your travels, such as how to stay fit on the road.

CDLjobs.com understands you want to work for top trucking companies that care about their employees, and we are here to help you find the one that's right for you. Check out some of the best trucking companies in Kentucky below.

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trucking jobs in Kentucky

As a driver who wants to keep moving and earning money, you may consider other opportunities for truck driver jobs, and CDLjobs can help. Whether you are looking for trucking jobs in Bowling Green, Lexington, Louisville, Frankfort, Paducah or elsewhere in your home state of Kentucky, you can find a great selection of new over the road trucking jobs  added daily on CDLjobs.

Also, since we know that as a truck driver, jobs are just one of your concerns, we also include information on our site that can help you in your travels, such as how to stay fit on the road.

CDLjobs.com understands you want to work for top trucking companies that care about their employees, and we are here to help you find the one that's right for you. Check out some of the best trucking companies in Kentucky below.

 Salary and Pay for Kentucky Truck Drivers

The low pay for CDL drivers in Kentucky stands at $27,750, with drivers in the top 10 percent earning over $66,000, according to reports compiled by the Bureau of Labor Statistics for 2018 wages. The high, median, and low wage levels for Kentucky truckers do not vary significantly from pay rates reported for drivers across the United States.

Kentucky truck driver pay

 

Job Outlook for Kentucky Truck Drivers

Through 2026, the employment outlook shows just over 3,300 new truck driving job openings are expected annually, bringing the total truck driver workforce to just over 31,000 drivers.

While the Bluegrass state maintains its stronghold in tobacco production, business has expanded beyond agriculture to include auto manufacturing, creation of energy fuel and production of bourbon, all requiring export and reliance on the transportation industry.

Learn more about Kentucky trucking jobs and what they have to offer you. Get started by applying to these trucking companies hiring Kentucky drivers today!

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Crete Carrier | Trucking Companies

Crete Carrier

Crete Carrier is one of the largest privately owned trucking companies in the industry and offers OTR truck driving jobs with excellent pay and benefits.
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CRST | Trucking Companies

CRST

Dedicated Services offers opportunities for professional drivers in many different types of equipment including van, flatbed, doubles and specialized trailers.
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Decker Truck Line | Trucking Companies

Decker Truck Line

Decker is a trucking company built on high-quality truck drivers and high-quality truck driving jobs with a team of professional, knowledgeable, and friendly staff.
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Hogan Transports | Trucking Companies

Hogan Transports

Hogan Transports offers competitive pay for experienced Class A CDL drivers. Take a look at Hogan driver jobs, pay and more. Apply today!
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J.B. Hunt | Trucking Companies

J.B. Hunt

J.B. Hunt offers the best CDL jobs for company drivers and owner operators. We offer local, regional and OTR jobs that provide great pay, home time and benefits.
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Kreilkamp Trucking | Trucking Companies

Kreilkamp Trucking

Enjoy flexible home time and great pay when you join forces with Kreilkamp Trucking. They've got some of the best truck driving jobs in America.
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Marten Transport | Trucking Companies

Marten Transport

Marten Transport is a certified top pay carrier, giving you the opportunity to put more cash in your pocket! Marten drivers experience pay and rate increases, automatic detention pay, and multiple terminals to make life on the road a little easier. Join the Marten team today!
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Schneider | Trucking Companies

Schneider

Schneider offers more truck driving jobs than other trucking countries. Learn about Schneider trucking pay and apply for a career with a leader in the transportation industry today!
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Soar Transportation Group | Trucking Companies

Soar Transportation Group

SOAR Transportation is focused on keeping truck drivers safe and successful. SOAR Transportation has a range of routes to meet your goals.
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Swift Transportation | Trucking Companies

Swift Transportation

Swift Transportation isn't your average trucking company. Driving for Swift Transportation, you'll be amazed how far your job as a truck driver can take you.
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United States Postal Service | Trucking Companies

United States Postal Service

Some of the best truck driving jobs are with the United States Postal Service and they are hiring professional drivers right now across the nation.
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US Xpress | Trucking Companies

US Xpress

Whether you want over-the-road, dedicated, or a regional trucking job, US Xpress has the jobs to get you on the road with the stability to keep you rolling.
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USA Truck | Trucking Companies

USA Truck

USA Truck invites truck drivers of all experience levels to learn about the exciting opportunities and career paths we offer to CDL-A professionals.
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Western Express | Trucking Companies

Western Express

Western Express offers opportunities for truck drivers with better pay, more home time and different route options. Drive for a trucking company who cares.
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AAA Freight | Trucking Companies

AAA Freight

Take a look at over-the-road truck driving jobs offered by the national trucking company AAA Freight and start earning more money today.
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Bay & Bay Transportation | Trucking Companies

Bay & Bay Transportation

Bay & Bay Transportation has great OTR and local trucking jobs available across the US. Our drivers enjoy great work/life balance and top industry pay.
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Bynum Transport | Trucking Companies

Bynum Transport

Bynum Transport is committed to quality and dedicated to service! Our truck drivers experience a family atmosphere with great opportunities and plenty of miles.
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Cayenne Express | Trucking Companies

Cayenne Express

Cayenne Express looking to hire qualified, reliable, and safe CDL truck drivers to join our team.
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Circle Transportation | Trucking Companies

Circle Transportation

Circle Transportation is a division of Circle Logistics and a 100% owner operator trucking company. Looking for a truck driving job without company driver competition? Apply today.
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Climate Express | Trucking Companies

Climate Express

Climate Express is expanding their fleet to fit the demand for more freight and will get drivers home every other weekend with great paying truck driving jobs.
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Covenant Transport | Trucking Companies

Covenant Transport

Covenant Transport offers solo over-the-road trucking jobs and team driver jobs with all-inclusive training programs. Apply for the success and rewards you deserve.
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Crete Carrier | Trucking Companies

Crete Carrier

Crete Carrier is one of the largest privately owned trucking companies in the industry and offers OTR truck driving jobs with excellent pay and benefits.
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CRST | Trucking Companies

CRST

Dedicated Services offers opportunities for professional drivers in many different types of equipment including van, flatbed, doubles and specialized trailers.
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Decker Truck Line | Trucking Companies

Decker Truck Line

Decker is a trucking company built on high-quality truck drivers and high-quality truck driving jobs with a team of professional, knowledgeable, and friendly staff.
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Earl Henderson Trucking | Trucking Companies

Earl Henderson Trucking

A family owned trucking company with big trucking company pay and benefits. Get the best of both worlds and apply for a trucking job at Earl Henderson Trucking.
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Expeditus Transport | Trucking Companies

Expeditus Transport

Great opportunities as an expedited driver with great pay and home time with Expeditus Transport.
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GetGo Transportation Co., LLC | Trucking Companies

GetGo Transportation Co., LLC

Truck driving jobs with weekends off! Get more home time and great pay at GetGo Transportation!
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Gypsum Express | Trucking Companies

Gypsum Express

Be home on weekends and enjoy great pay with regional truck driving jobs from Gypsum Express, one of the largest flatbed trucking companies East of the Rockies.
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Halvor Lines | Trucking Companies

Halvor Lines

Halvor Lines is a trucking company that puts safety and health above all else. There are countless benefits to landing a truck driving job with Halvor Lines.
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Hogan Transports | Trucking Companies

Hogan Transports

Hogan Transports offers competitive pay for experienced Class A CDL drivers. Take a look at Hogan driver jobs, pay and more. Apply today!
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Hunt Transportation | Trucking Companies

Hunt Transportation

The best trucking jobs can be found at Hunt Transportation, which is part of Crete Carrier Corporation. Big company strength with a family business approach.
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Issa Logistics | Trucking Companies

Issa Logistics

Issa Logistics allows truck drivers to run as much as they want and offers competitive pay. Check out these new truck driving jobs with Issa Logistics.
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J.B. Hunt | Trucking Companies

J.B. Hunt

J.B. Hunt offers the best CDL jobs for company drivers and owner operators. We offer local, regional and OTR jobs that provide great pay, home time and benefits.
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Koch Trucking | Trucking Companies

Koch Trucking

Koch Trucking company is hiring all types of drivers with various experience levels, including owner operators, local driving jobs, over-the-road and more.
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Kreilkamp Trucking | Trucking Companies

Kreilkamp Trucking

Enjoy flexible home time and great pay when you join forces with Kreilkamp Trucking. They've got some of the best truck driving jobs in America.
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Largus Transportation | Trucking Companies

Largus Transportation

Over the road truck driving jobs with GREAT pay for drivers who are looking to stay out 3+ weeks at a time.
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Marten Transport | Trucking Companies

Marten Transport

Marten Transport is a certified top pay carrier, giving you the opportunity to put more cash in your pocket! Marten drivers experience pay and rate increases, automatic detention pay, and multiple terminals to make life on the road a little easier. Join the Marten team today!
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Melton Truck Lines | Trucking Companies

Melton Truck Lines

Melton Truck Lines offers drivers top pay and benefits, free on-site clinics and dentists, performance and referral bonuses, rider and pet programs, and much more.
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National Carriers | Trucking Companies

National Carriers

Unlike other national trucking companies, drivers at National Carriers are known by their name and get the support they deserve from dispatch and management.
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Ozark Motor Lines | Trucking Companies

Ozark Motor Lines

Looking for trucking companies who offer industry-leading pay and benefits, an open-door management policy and great home time? Join Ozark Motor Lines.
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Pride Transport | Trucking Companies

Pride Transport

Pride Transport is a national trucking company that offers excellent pay, CDL training, and a family environment. Apply today for a trucking job with Pride.
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Roehl Transport | Trucking Companies

Roehl Transport

Roehl Transport offers a pay plan based on performance & industry leading home time schedules with terminals around the country. Browse Roehl Jobs today.
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Schneider | Trucking Companies

Schneider

Schneider offers more truck driving jobs than other trucking countries. Learn about Schneider trucking pay and apply for a career with a leader in the transportation industry today!
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Shaffer Trucking | Trucking Companies

Shaffer Trucking

Shaffer Trucking is one of the largest refrigerated transportation fleets, delivering more than any other trucking company. Apply for a truck driving job today!
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Smith Transport | Trucking Companies

Smith Transport

Drivers get home every weekend or every other weekend at Smith Transport, so you don’t have to choose between making money and making memories with your family.
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Smokey Point Distributing | Trucking Companies

Smokey Point Distributing

Get home weekly with regional flatbed truck driving jobs that offer great miles and pay at Smokey Point Distributing. Hiring solo and team truck drivers.
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Soar Transportation Group | Trucking Companies

Soar Transportation Group

SOAR Transportation is focused on keeping truck drivers safe and successful. SOAR Transportation has a range of routes to meet your goals.
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Southern Refrigerated Transport | Trucking Companies

Southern Refrigerated Transport

Southern Refrigerated trucking company has made a lot of positive changes to offer the miles, pay and the unlimited earned time off you’ve been looking for.
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Specialized Transport Solutions | Trucking Companies

Specialized Transport Solutions

The highest paying truck driving jobs in the Eastern United States can be found at Specialized Transport Solutions.
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Summitt Trucking | Trucking Companies

Summitt Trucking

If you are a professional, safety-minded CDL A driver focused on timely deliveries and having dedicated family time, apply for a job at Summitt Trucking!
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Swift Transportation | Trucking Companies

Swift Transportation

Swift Transportation isn't your average trucking company. Driving for Swift Transportation, you'll be amazed how far your job as a truck driver can take you.
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Towaway Express | Trucking Companies

Towaway Express

Unlike other trucking companies, Owner Operators have complete control over when and where they run with a power-only truck driving job at Towaway Express.
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Tradewinds | Trucking Companies

Tradewinds

Tradewinds takes great pride in partnering with only the best, most professional drivers and believes in integrity and accountability as important core values.
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TransAm Trucking, Inc. | Trucking Companies

TransAm Trucking, Inc.

TransAm Trucking gives drivers excellent cent-per-mile pay and the miles to achieve your earning potential. The best truck drivers deserve the best jobs!
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TransX USA | Trucking Companies

TransX USA

TransX USA is hiring Lease Purchase, Company and Owner Operator Class A drivers who want a long term partnership with a trucking company that provides consistent revenue year round.
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Turquoise Trucking | Trucking Companies

Turquoise Trucking

Company Drivers and Owner Operators can earn better money with better freight and better options with Turquoise Trucking!
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United States Postal Service | Trucking Companies

United States Postal Service

Some of the best truck driving jobs are with the United States Postal Service and they are hiring professional drivers right now across the nation.
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US Xpress | Trucking Companies

US Xpress

Whether you want over-the-road, dedicated, or a regional trucking job, US Xpress has the jobs to get you on the road with the stability to keep you rolling.
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USA Truck | Trucking Companies

USA Truck

USA Truck invites truck drivers of all experience levels to learn about the exciting opportunities and career paths we offer to CDL-A professionals.
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Warren Transport | Trucking Companies

Warren Transport

As the largest carrier of agricultural machinery, Warren Transport offers stability and reliability in addition to competitive percentage-based settlements.
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West Side Transport | Trucking Companies

West Side Transport

West Side Transport offers a great mix of truck driving jobs for highly-qualified, experienced drivers, including regional, dedicated and home daily positions.
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Western Express | Trucking Companies

Western Express

Western Express offers opportunities for truck drivers with better pay, more home time and different route options. Drive for a trucking company who cares.
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