Beer Info FAQ

How do truck drivers get rich?

How do truck drivers get rich?

The way to earn the highest income as a truck driver is to get loads that offer the best freight rate. Freight rates can range from as low as $1.50 per mile to $4.00 per mile, so you'll want to book loads that offer around $3.00 per mile freight rate.

Why are truck drivers quitting?

Truckers say the way they're treated by their employers and the general public is causing drivers to leave the industry. Truckers say some drivers are leaving the industry over its lack of benefits and low wages. Most don't get paid for downtime at shippers and say trucking companies don't treat them with respect.