Owner Operator Jobs In Illinois

Owning your own business can be an amazing experience. With owner operator jobs in Illinois you get to make your own hours, travel locally or over-the-road, and you get the additional bonus of an unlimited earning potential. The trucking industry is set to grow at least 20% over the next few years and owner operators have an average salary of $100,000 per year. 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 just to name a few! Haul what you want, where you want. The possibilities are endless!

What to Expect as an Owner Operator in Illinois

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 in Illinois. You’ll need to do your homework when 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 Illinois:

  • 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 is a helpful link for CDL information:

If you want the financial freedom and professional independence you know you deserve, then start your new career as an owner operator today!

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Shaffer Trucking - Bloomington, IL
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...
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Shaffer Trucking - Effingham, IL
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...
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Shaffer Trucking - Moline, IL
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...
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Shaffer Trucking - IL
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 3 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Bloomington, IL
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 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Effingham, IL
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 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - Moline, IL
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 4 days ago
Shaffer Trucking - IL
Apply now for an Owner-Operator job in Illinois at Shaffer Trucking.   Owner operators are the true entrepreneurs of trucking - investing their hard earned capital, assuming risk and working hard all...
Posted 6 days ago
American Central Transport - IL
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 5 days ago
American Central Transport - Mount Vernon, IL
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 5 days ago
American Central Transport - Mount Vernon, IL
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 5 days ago
CRST Malone - Metropolis, IL
CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers Join the BEST Owner Operator and Lease Purchase Trucking Company in the industry! CRST Malone is in the lead with the lowest cost of ownership,...
Posted 7 days ago
American Central Transport - IL
TOP PAY UP TO 52¢ PER MILE! $3,000 Sign On Bonus! 90 YEARS OLD AND STILL YOUNG AT HEART! Just because we’ve been running the roads since 1926, don’t get the idea that...
Posted 7 days ago
Hunt Transportation - IL
Hunt Transportation is now hiring Overdimensional operators in Illinois. Owner operators are the true entrepreneurs of trucking - investing their hard earned capital, assuming risk and working hard all for the freedom...
Posted 6 days ago
Hunt Transportation - IL
Hunt Transportation is now hiring Flatbed operators in Illinois. Owner operators are the true entrepreneurs of trucking - investing their hard earned capital, assuming risk and working hard all for the freedom...
Posted 6 days ago
Highway Transport - Joliet, IL
2017 never looked so good for tanker Owner Operators! As a family-owned company with over 65 years of experience, Highway Transport continues to be a leader in the chemical hauling...
Posted 11 days ago
Highway Transport - Joliet, IL
2017 never looked so good for tanker Owner Operators! As a family-owned company with over 65 years of experience, Highway Transport continues to be a leader in the chemical hauling...
Posted 11 days ago
Highway Transport - Joliet, IL
2017 never looked so good for tanker Owner Operators! As a family-owned company with over 65 years of experience, Highway Transport continues to be a leader in the chemical hauling...
Posted 11 days ago
Bork Transport of Illinois - Summit, IL
Owner Operator Tanker Driver.  We our family owned and pride ourselves on how our business has grown through herbicide and chemical deliveries. Class A Drivers are valued business men, and...
Posted 14 days ago
CRST Malone - Chicago, IL
CDL-A Owner Operator Truck Drivers Join the BEST Owner Operator and Lease Purchase Trucking Company in the industry! CRST Malone is in the lead with the lowest cost of ownership,...
Posted 7 days ago
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