CDL Class A or B

We asked 2,647 job seekers about their CDL Class A or B. This is what they told us:

  • 55% of job seekers said "make more money" was the biggest reason for earning their CDL Class A or B
  • 93% said earning their CDL Class A or B helped them make more money
  • 94% said earning their CDL Class A or B helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their CDL Class A or B

What are people saying about getting a CDL Class A or B?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 2,639 responses

93% said earning their CDL Class A or B helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 2,639 responses

94% said earning their CDL Class A or B helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 2,639 responses

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

Why did you decide to earn your CDL Class A or B?

Based on 2,647 responses

Required for my current job
29%
Make more money
55%
Changing careers
48%
Get an edge over other candidates
11%
Help my career progression
39%
Other
11%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 2,240 responses

Truck Driver View jobs
64%
Driver View jobs
10%
Bus Driver View jobs
7%
Owner Operator Driver View jobs
3%
Delivery Driver View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their CDL Class A or B?

1,914 people answered

“It’s not a job for a family man unless you’re driving locally. Currently, I’m a yard driver.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Wish I would have gotten it earlier.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Many employers are looking for Drivers”

Aug. 17, 2019

“I personally do not care for over the road lifestyle. Lack of any opportunity to do anything except drive a truck.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“The amount of possibilities that are available to a person with a CDL.”

Aug. 16, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their CDL Class A or B?

2,097 people answered

“It’s something to take seriously because safety is always the first priority, as it can be dangerous.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“The test requires lots of studying and hard work, you have to be careful while you are driving on the road.”

Aug. 17, 2019

“Do your time over the road and if you enjoy it, think about getting your own truck.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“Getting your CDL Class A was the best move i could’ve ever made.”

Aug. 16, 2019

“There will be many avenues to pursue with a CDL that can lead to great earning potential. There will always be a need for a professional commercial driver.”

Aug. 16, 2019
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