Nebraska trucking jobs
There are over 7,810 trucking companies in the Cornhusker State, and over 48 percent of its communities rely solely on trucks to transport their goods. The industry employs over 62,000 workers in Nebraska, including 26,940 drivers. The highest paid drivers earn an average annual salary of $58,800 ($28.27 hourly). The highest paying areas are Omaha-Council Bluffs with an average salary of $39,610, the Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area ($39,590), and the Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area ($37,880).