Florida trucking jobs
There are over 29,000 trucking companies in Florida, and the industry employs over 282,080 workers, including 72,280 drivers. There are over 61,000 exporters located in Florida, which is the second highest number in the nation (after Texas). The highest paid drivers earn an average annual salary of $55,030 ($26.45 hourly). The highest paying areas are Jacksonville with an average salary of $37,420, Lakeland-Winter Haven ($36,280), and Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach ($36,140).