Cross Country Truck Driver Career

*A job as a Cross Country Truck Driver falls under the broader career category of Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

Job Description for Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers : Drive a tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). May be required to unload truck. Requires commercial drivers' license.

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Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Driver Career

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2014 wage data and 2012-2022 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.