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CRW TRUCK DRIVER TRAINING SCHOOL

1850 South West St.

 Jackson, MS 39201 

Tel: 601-968-8023
Fax: 601-968-8024

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Why It's Worth the Time?

  • The U.S. trucking industry is comprised of over 227,930 for-hire carriers and more than 282,485 private carriers; 96.0% with less than 20 trucks.

  • The trucking industry employs 7.3 million people employed throughout the economy in jobs that relate to trucking activity in 2008, excluding self-employed.

  • In tonnage, trucks carried 68.8% of all freight – 10.2 billion tons in 2008.

  • In 2007, trucks hauled over $8.3 trillion worth of merchandise.

  • There are 3.39 million truck drivers employed in the U.S., according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

  • The average daily run for a long-haul, over-the-road truck driver is nearly 500 miles.

  • A majority of long-haul, over-the-road truck drivers will drive, on average, 100,000 to 110,000 miles per year.

How big is the trucking industry?

The trucking companies, warehouses and private sector in the U.S. employs an estimated 8.9 million people employed in trucking-related jobs; nearly 3.5 million were truck drivers. Of this figure UPS employs 60,000 workers and 9% are owner operators. LTL shippers account for around 13.6 percent of America's trucking sector.

 

Drivers with a Class A CDL can make between $35,000 to $50,000 on average a year!!

 

So with all those facts and your will to make a better career, give us a call today and let us help you get on the road to a brighter future!!