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Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A

We asked 31,881 job seekers about their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A. This is what they told us:

  • 53% of job seekers said "make more money" was the biggest reason for earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A
  • 90% said earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A helped them make more money
  • 90% said earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A helped them get a job
  • 95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A

What are people saying about getting a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 31,872 responses

90% said earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 31,872 responses

90% said earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 31,873 responses

95% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A

Why did you decide to earn your Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A?

Based on 31,881 responses

Required for my current job

27%

Make more money

53%

Changing careers

50%

Get an edge over other candidates

13%

Help my career progression

44%

Other

9%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 21,729 responses

Truck Driver View jobs

68%

Driver View jobs

6%

Bus Driver View jobs

2%

Owner Operator Driver View jobs

2%

Delivery Driver View jobs

2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A?

19,621 people answered

“How easily people will take advantage of you IF you let them.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Research the school! How much they cost, how much drive time you will get, what their passing rate is! I got lucky with my school.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Wish I had done it a long time ago.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Lots of rules and regulations in the trucking industry”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Many employers look for this certification.”

Jan. 17, 2021

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A?

20,786 people answered

“Remember that this is your livley hood many people depend on the service this simple certification provides.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Do your research before going into the Trucking sector. Talk with Truckers beforehand.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“Be prepared to have no idea what you're doing at first.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“There is a lot of studying and a lot of hours put in to about 3 weeks, but it's worth it.”

Jan. 17, 2021

“There is a lot of studying, it's not as easy as a lot of people would think, and it's not for everyone. The school I went to was great and has a great reputation and has great placement when you graduate.”

Jan. 17, 2021