Trucking Jobs in Los Angeles

Apply for Truck Driving Jobs in Los Angeles Below

Los Angeles is one of the largest and most well-known cities in California, thanks to its large population and its many businesses. This city has a sizable truck driving community of drivers that drive to other California cities, to other states in the southwestern United States, and even to other regions of the country! Los Angeles has a diverse economy that relies on truck driving with industries like manufacturing, shipping, and retail. No matter what type of truck you want to drive or how far you're willing to drive, you may be able to find trucking jobs in Los Angeles.

Los Angeles has a robust freeway system that can make your trucking job a little bit easier. Major routes in this area include the Golden State Freeway, the Harbor Freeway, and Venice Boulevard. Keep reading to learn more about the trucking industry and trucking careers in Los Angeles. And use our listings to find carriers that need drivers in your area today!

Featured California Trucking Jobs
Weekly Pay, Flexible Home Time, Paid Vacation, Health Benefits, Bonus Incentives
Guaranteed Weekly Pay, Up to $95,000 Annually Per Driver!, $10,000 sign-on bonus!, Mileage, safety, and referral bonus opportunities
Up to $8,000 in tuition reimbursement, Recently doubled paid layover & detention pay, Great benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, & 401k, Guaranteed home time; one day off earned for every week out
Flexible home time options, Medical, dental, 401k and vision benefits, Paid holidays and vacation
Home Weekly, Medical, dental and vision benefits, Paid holidays and Vacation
Flexible home time options, Medical, dental, 401k and vision benefits, Paid holidays and vacation, $1,500 Sign-On Bonus!
Sign-On Bonus Available!, Medical, dental and vision benefits, Paid holidays and Vacation
Flexible home time options, Medical, dental, 401k and vision benefits, Weekly paychecks, $2,500 Sign-On Bonus!
Flexible home time options, Medical, dental, 401k and vision benefits, Weekly paychecks, $2,500 Sign-On Bonus!
Home Weekly, Medical, dental and vision benefits, Paid holidays and Vacation
Averaging 2,500 - 3,000 miles per week., Company-matched 401(k), Medical, dental and vision health benefits, No flatbed experience required!, $5,000 Sign-on/Retention Bonus
Avg. 2,400 Miles/Week, Competitive Stop Pay , $0.51 to $0.53 CPM based on experience, $5,000 Sign-On Bonus :$500 at first dispatch, $1,000 at 90 days, $1,000 at 6 mo, $2,500 at 12 mo.
Up to $8,000 in tuition reimbursement, Affordable medical, dental, & life insurance, Pay increase every month your first year
Up to $8,000 in tuition reimbursement, Affordable medical, dental, & life insurance, Pay increase every month your first year
Top Pay, Orientation & Training Pay, Driver & Family Focused, Late Model, CSA Friendly Equipment, 401K & Full Health Coverage, Tarp/OD/Hazmat Additional Pay
$3,000 OTR Transition Bonus, Regional and Local Positions, CPM Increase for OTR Positions, Dedicated Routes
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,050, Home Every Other Weekend, Majority of Freight is Preloaded, Occasional Live Load, Weekly Paychecks, Driver Ranking Program - Earn Even More for Your Safe Driving!
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,200, Daily Hometime, Weekly Paychecks, Driver Ranking Program - Earn Even More for Your Safe Driving!
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,100, Local Position - DAILY Hometime, Weekend Work Required, Weekly Paychecks, Driver Ranking Program - Earn Even More for Your Safe Driving!
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,200, Home Weekly, 2,100 Average Weekly Miles, Stop, Short Haul and Unload Pay, Round-trip Loads with Flexible Return Times
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,200, Weekly Hometime, Unload Pay, 1,700 Average Weekly Miles, Lift Gate Trailers
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,200, Weekly Hometime, Stop and Unload Pay, 2,000 Average Weekly Miles, Day Shift
Average Weekly Earnings of $1,200, Weekend Hometime, Weekly Paychecks, Driver Ranking Program - Earn Even More for Your Safe Driving!

Opportunities for Truckers in L.A.

One of the benefits of starting your trucking career in a large city like Los Angeles is the variety of trucking jobs you can apply for. Some drivers choose to apply for local jobs, return home every night, and stick close to Los Angeles. Those who are willing to drive a little bit further may look into regional jobs. These jobs may involve slightly longer trips of one to three days each. Many trucking companies hire over-the-road drivers for OTR jobs, which may send you across the country on trips of one to three weeks. When completing long trips, you may receive higher per-mile pay or long-haul bonuses.

You may earn a range of salaries when applying for Los Angeles truck driving jobs. Light truck drivers earn a median salary of $33,780 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Tractor-trailer drivers earn a median income of $42,210 per year (BLS, 2013).

Join the Trucking Community

As you start applying for OTR jobs, regional jobs, and local jobs, you may want to become familiar with major trucking employers in Los Angeles. Some of the biggest trucking companies in this region include Saia LTL Freight, Earl L. Henderson Trucking, and Towne Air Freight.

You may want to become established in the trucking community of Los Angeles. This requires you to learn about industry standards, network with other professionals, and learn about new opportunities. Popular resources in the Los Angeles area include Harbor Trucking Association and the California Trucking Association.

Are you ready to begin a truck driving career in Los Angeles? If so, contacting local employers may be the best way to get started. Use our site to locate trucking jobs in Los Angeles today!