Jessica Samko became a reality tv star after she was featured in the sixth season of the Shipping Wars. This reality star has out-of-ordinary methods of driving, tough-talking, and f-bombs which build up her unique persona. Also, she got nominated for 'Overdrives` Most beautiful' by Overdrive, a dedicated trucking magazine in the year 2012.

Jessica Samko posing for picture with a truck
Caption: Jessica Samko posing for a picture with a truck (Photo: Overdrive)

Jessica Samko Family

On June 1, 1982, Jessica Samko was born in Amsterdam, New York under the birth sign Gemini. Her father influenced her choice but hasn't mentioned info on her family. 

Jessica has an American nationality and is of white ethnicity. Details of her education, siblings are under review. Samko stands at a decent height with a slim body.

What's Jessica Samko Net Worth? 

Jessica Samko has earned an estimated net worth of $1 Million. But Samko's net worth has been mentioned differently by different online websites. So it is hard to determine Samko's actual net worth. 

Picture of Jessica Samko sitting in a car
Caption: Picture of Jessica Samko sitting in a car (Photo: Republican-Herald)

She has earned around $1,000 per episode by featuring in the A&E TV show Shipping Wars 100 episodes up to season 7. Also, she earned money working as a truck driver. 

Does Jessica Samko Share Kids? Her Husband

Jessica Samko is having a blissful married life with her husband Derek Smith. Her beloved husband Derek is also a truck driver. Also, he is the owner of a Cargo & Freight Company named DMS. The couple was very good friends before they started dating each other.

Picture of Jessica Samko with her spouse Derek Smith
Caption: Picture of Jessica Samko with her spouse Derek Smith (Photo: Biography Mask) 

However, the duo hasn't mentioned their wedding date and venue as well. Also, they haven't shared info regarding her children or whether they have kids from their married life or not. The couple has been living a private life without mentioning any about their married life. However, the duo has adopted three dogs Butchy, Pudge, and Ceasar. 

Joining Shipping War

Jessica Samko came into the limelight after she was featured on TV shows but how it all began. When she decided to become a truck driver and lease her truck from Landstar, a company that delivered products across North America. Then she began working for a big company. Similarly, her husband's company, DMS, helps clients deliver their unique products safely.

Jessica Samko with a dog and truck in the background
Caption: Jessica Samko with a dog and truck in the background (Photo: Facebook)

Jessica first bought her own truck and started her own company in a short period of time. Her trucking company name is JMS transport then works as the sole driver. Due to Jessica's resilient nature, she made it possible for her to have enough to appear as a cast in the reality show that we know her for.

What is Jessica Samko Doing Now?

Jessica Samko was born for the driving job. She has continued with her trucker business despite the show coming to an end. She is still a trucker that enjoys doing her job. Before she became a trucker, her passion for the job may have started. 

Also, she found herself dating a trucker before getting into the business. Then Jessica decided to get into truck driving after her ex complained about how boring his truck driving job was.

Career of Jessica Samko

Jessica continues to be a person of interest even after the show was canceled. Some of the interesting facts about Jessica Samko are mentioned below.

  • She drove a 208 Volvo 780 while in the reality show when most of the other contestants drove trucks below class 8. 
  • Jessica took part in the show because it featured truck drivers and companies that carried special goods that other companies would traditionally refuse to carry.
  • In the year 2014, she earned the nickname The Road Warrior from her fans.
Picture of Jessica Samko
Caption: Picture of Jessica Samko (Photo: Overdrive)

  • Also, she is a lover of live rock concert shows since she loves the energy it brings. 
  • She remains to be a favorite participant in the canceled reality show Shipping Wars.
  • Jessica is the true definition of strength and achievement as long as one sets their mind to do anything.