Trucking Jobs Continue To Increase, Driver Shortage Continues
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that transportation jobs increased yet again in November after substantial gains in both September and October.
The trucking subsector saw an increase of over 4,500 jobs in November, putting total trucking jobs up almost 33,000 for 2018. Couriers and messengers account for the largest group with almost 10,000 jobs added. Warehousing/storage jobs increased by over 6,200.
Overall earnings were up as well. The average hourly wage for the transportation ...