Owner Operator Jobs In Connecticut

Owning your own business as an owner operator can be an amazing experience. Make your own hours, travel locally or over-the-road, plus get the added bonus of an unlimited earning potential as an owner operator. Owner operator jobs in Connecticut and nationwide are set to grow at least 20% over the next few years and owner operators have an average salary of $100,000 per year. In addition, as an owner operator you get to decide what kind of truck you want to drive. You could drive flatbed, tanker, reefer, and dry van to name a few! You can haul what you want, where you want. The possibilities are endless!

What to Expect as an Owner Operator in Connecticut

There are many responsibilities that come with having a career as an owner operator. You have to make sure you have the proper endorsements, insurances, and stay up to date on laws and regulations. Staying current on safety training is also a major component to being an owner operator. You want to do your research when you are looking into different driving options. Also, be prepared financially to make sudden repairs on your equipment; the longer you’re rig is on the sidelines the less money you will make.

Benefits of an Owner Operator

Here are just a few of the many benefits that come with being an owner operator in Connecticut:

  • You are your own boss!
  • You can make your own schedule
  • You decide what and where you drive
  • Unlimited income potential
  • It’s a great way to travel across the country

Types of Endorsements

Depending on what kind of owner operator you want to be, you may need more than just your CDL.

Here is a list of common endorsements:

  • HAZMAT (Hazardous Materials Endorsement)
  • Doubles/Triples Endorsement
  • Tanker Endorsement
  • Air Brake Endorsement

Helpful Links

If you have specific questions, call your states Department of Transportation or visit their website. Here are a few other helpful links for CDL and other information:

Get yourself the financial freedom and professional independence you know you deserve and start your new career as an owner operator today!

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CRST Expedited - CT
Start Here, Stay Here.  Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement! Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner! Students - Sponsored Class CDL A with job placement! Military Veterans -...
Posted 15 hours ago
CRST Expedited - CT
Start Here, Stay Here. At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call for details! 866-230-4174 Lease Purchase Also Available: 866-308-7316 High Miles – High Pay! Lead Drivers...
Posted 20 hours ago
CRST Expedited - CT
Start Here, Stay Here. At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call for details! 866-230-4174 Lease Purchase Also Available: 866-308-7316 High Miles – High Pay! Lead Drivers...
Posted 20 hours ago
CRST Expedited - CT
Start Here, Stay Here.  Recent Graduates - Tuition Reimbursement! Experienced - Earn more as a Lead Driver and Train your own partner! Students - Sponsored Class CDL A with job placement! Military Veterans -...
Posted 15 hours ago
Werner Enterprises - CT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Owner-Operators in Connecticut. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts available to get you home daily or weekly!   Wear Blue TODAY! Benefits...
Posted 4 days ago
Werner Enterprises - CT
Werner is seeking qualified Dry Van Owner-Operators in Connecticut. New Pay Packages - Sign-on Bonuses available (on select accounts) and accounts available to get you home daily or weekly!   Wear Blue TODAY! Benefits...
Posted 3 days ago
Crete Carrier - CT
Thank you for your interest in an owner operator Dry Van driving job in Connecticut for Crete Carrier. At Crete Carrier, we admire the independent spirit. We understand that for us to succeed...
Posted 3 days ago
Keen Transport, Inc. - CT
POSITION SUMMARY This position is responsible for the safe operation (in accordance with all federal, state, and local regulations as applicable) of all equipment including: assigned tractor, various trailers, and as...
Posted 4 days ago
Keen Transport, Inc. - CT
POSITION SUMMARY This position is responsible for the safe operation (in accordance with all federal, state, and local regulations as applicable) of all equipment including: assigned tractor, various trailers, and as...
Posted 4 days ago
Keen Transport, Inc. - CT
POSITION SUMMARY This position is responsible for the safe operation (in accordance with all federal, state, and local regulations as applicable) of all equipment including: assigned tractor, various trailers, and as...
Posted 4 days ago
Anderson Trucking Service - , CT
Earn up to 67% of transportation revenue, 100% fuel surcharge and more! As a Certified Top Pay Carrier, we’re proud to offer earnings that top the industry pay scale, steady...
Posted 6 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Bridgeport, CT
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road truck drivers to join their national fleet. On this fleet, you...
Posted 22 hours ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Hartford, CT
Job Description:  The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Bridgeport, CT
Job Description:  The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations...
Posted 2 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Hartford, CT
Job Description:  The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations...
Posted 2 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Bridgeport, CT
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring professional team drivers to join their national fleet. On this fleet, you will be...
Posted 7 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CT
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring professional team drivers to join their national fleet. On this fleet, you will be...
Posted 7 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - CT
Experience the open road and earn Top Pay while doing it. Shaffer Trucking is currently hiring over the road truck drivers to join their national fleet. On this fleet, you...
Posted 22 hours ago
Shaffer Trucking - CT
Apply now for an Owner-Operator job in Connecticut at Shaffer Trucking.   Owner operators are the true entrepreneurs of trucking - investing their hard earned capital, assuming risk and working hard all...
Posted 3 days ago
Forward Air Transportation Services - Hartford, CT
Job Description:  The foundation product for Forward Air is our Less than Truckload (LTL) service, offering highly reliable transit and on-time, damage free deliveries between 87 cities and 93 terminal locations...
Posted 3 days ago
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