dcsimg

Heavy Truck Drivers picture    Heavy Truck Drivers image

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

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab. .
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

More Illinois Truck Driving Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Elgin
Associates
9,918
Champaign
Associates
7,569
Godfrey
Associates
7,272
Springfield
Associates
5,744
Mount Carmel
Associates
4,330
Centralia
Associates
3,665
Oglesby
Associates
3,206
Chicago
Associates
2,979
Decatur
Associates
2,839
Danville
Associates
2,666
Ina
Associates
2,489
Quincy
Associates
1,968
Dixon
Associates
1,892
Freeport
Associates
1,857
Ullin
Associates
1,824
Harrisburg
Associates
1,820
Canton
Associates
1,560
Robinson
Associates
934
Hickory Hills
N/A
100
Bensenville
N/A
81

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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Carbondale-Marion480 $42,840
Champaign-Urbana890 $45,880
Danville600 $55,130
Decatur1000 $46,540
Bloomington1320 $53,040
Kankakee760 $45,250
Peoria1380 $39,730
Rockford1510 $44,220
Springfield720 $39,640

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles