Illinois Heavy Truck Driving Schools and Careers

Career Information for Heavy Truck Drivers in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Heavy Truck Drivers in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Kankakee and Peoria
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Chicago and Champaign
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Heavy Truck Drivers in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Danville, Chicago and Rockford

Schools for Heavy Truck Drivers in Illinois are listed below.

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More Illinois Truck Driving Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College Chicago Associate 8,633
Danville Area Community College Danville Associate 2,832
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll Fairfield Associate 2,102
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College Mount Carmel Associate 4,206
Illinois Valley Community College Oglesby Associate 4,103
John Wood Community College Quincy Associate 2,417
Kaskaskia College Centralia Associate 5,041
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Sauk Valley Community College Dixon Associate 2,700
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
Spoon River College Canton Associate 2,139

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Heavy Truck Drivers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Heavy Truck Drivers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Heavy Truck Drivers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 1020 $45070 0.88
Carbondale 440 $51560 0.69
Marion 440 $51560 0.69
Champaign 760 $36250 0.64
Urbana 760 $36250 0.64
Danville 660 $43580 1.95
Decatur 1040 $40500 1.77
Peoria 1560 $40950 0.73
Rockford 1280 $40810 0.72
Kankakee 1150 $36520 2.22
Springfield 790 $34810 0.6
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