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When you look for a new job there are a lot of factors that go into whether or not you even apply for the job. We understand that you have a life outside of work and that you want to be fulfilled during the workday and you also need to be able to sustain a comfortable living for yourself and your family. That is why we believe that working in the trucking industry is a great opportunity. 

The 4 benefits of being a truck driver that you need to know:

  1. Great pay and benefits
  2. Job security 
  3. Travel 
  4. No two days will be the same 

Great pay and benefits

Are you looking for great pay and benefits? Then you should consider a career in trucking! Not only do truck drivers make good money, but they also receive a generous benefits package that includes life insurance, health benefits, and a 401k. Depending on your on-the-job experience you can also expect a generous salary. 

Job security 

You may notice as stores and businesses close their doors that truckers continue to take up space on the roadways delivering goods to their destinations. Truckers will continue to be in demand as time progresses as it is the most cost-effective way to get goods (in large quantities) to their customers. 


Do you like to travel? If so, being a truck driver is the way to go! If you enjoy seeing new places every day and sitting in a quiet car by yourself as you watch the world pass you by then look no further. Being a truck driver is a rewarding career with numerous benefits including the ability to travel. 

No two days will be the same 

Are you tired of the monotony of doing the same thing every day or sitting in the same office every day? If so, driving your own truck is something that you should consider doing. Each day will have its own individual tasks and you will get to spend your downtime enjoying a new restaurant or seeing new people. What could be better than that? 

And when considering a job as a truck driver, we urge you to consider Roeder Cartage Co. Inc. We offer great pay, fantastic training opportunities, and a family atmosphere. Need more reasons to consider joining our team? Check out our jobs page today and get started with an excellent career. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out.