CDL Class A (Manual)

We asked 13,447 job seekers about their CDL Class A (Manual). This is what they told us:

  • 53% of job seekers said "make more money" was the biggest reason for earning their CDL Class A (Manual)
  • 89% said earning their CDL Class A (Manual) helped them make more money
  • 89% said earning their CDL Class A (Manual) helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their CDL Class A (Manual)

What are people saying about getting a CDL Class A (Manual)?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 13,397 responses

89% said earning their CDL Class A (Manual) helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 13,398 responses

89% said earning their CDL Class A (Manual) helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 13,402 responses

95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their CDL Class A (Manual)

Why did you decide to earn your CDL Class A (Manual)?

Based on 13,447 responses

Required for my current job
26%
Make more money
53%
Changing careers
51%
Get an edge over other candidates
14%
Help my career progression
45%
Other
10%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 10,494 responses

Truck Driver View jobs
67%
Driver View jobs
5%
Owner Operator Driver View jobs
2%
Equipment Operator View jobs
2%
Delivery Driver View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their CDL Class A (Manual)?

9,285 people answered

“I wish I have done more research on different companies before just going to my first one I found.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“I wish I knew this certification would get me somewhere in life, I've been working for different companies without 401k benefits for a while and now I'm at a good start.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Employers that acknowledged and accepted individuals who held a CDL Permit.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Wish I would of choose a different career because so many people are doing it now”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Many employer's are looking for this certification, I wish I had done more research on schools, etc.”

Aug. 17, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their CDL Class A (Manual)?

10,136 people answered

“Go get it it's worth it especially if your looking for goals and success in life.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Have this certification, at least as a backup plan.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Lots of study time and driving academy time”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Look for cheap quality schools and the job market”

Aug. 17, 2019

“The test requires a lot of studying read reviews of schools before enrolling.”

Aug. 17, 2019
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