Businesses in this industry transport cargo by truck or tractor-trailer.
Companies in this industry provide over-the-road transportation of cargo using motor vehicles, such as trucks and tractor-trailers. They may offer either general freight trucking or specialized freight trucking. General freight businesses handle a wide variety of general commodities, usually placed on pallets and transported in a container. Specialized freight transportatiocompanies move cargo that, because of size, weight, shape, or other characteristics, requires special equipment for transportation. Companies may either provide long-distance or local trucking services.
This industry employs 23815 people in Minnesota.
Common Careers in this Industry
|Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers||$21.28|
|Freight and Stock Laborers||$14.88|
|Bus and Truck Mechanics||$23.44|
|General Office Clerks||$16.85|
Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
Support Activities for Transportation
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation