Jessica Samko

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Truck Driver & Reality TV Star (1982)
Sun May 07 2023
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Relationship Timeline Of Jessica Samko

Husband : Derek Smith
Jessica Samko exchange the weeding vows to Derek Smith.

Have you ever watched A&E's reality TV show Shipping Wars? If yes, then you might be familiar with Jessica Samko, who is a truck driver in the reality show. Moreover, Jessica slammed and proved that women can also do the deadliest and hard work likewise men can do. 

Jessica also proved that women can also be a strong and tough attitude to match work like a truck driver. Besides, Samko is one of those few stars who are famous not for their glamorous lifestyle and celebrity relatives but popular for her deadliest hard work of shipping things on the deadly road. Besides, she owned her JMS Transport where she drives a 2008 Volvo 780 truck.

A&'s reality TV show Shipping Wars star, Jessica Samko was born on June 1, 1982, in Amsterdam, New York, USA, under the birth sign of Gemini. Similarly, Samko holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Jessica has a brother named Will Buczkowski.

Is the Deadliest Truck Driver, Jessica Samko Married?

Yes, Jessica is a married woman. She is in a marital relationship with Derek Smith, who is also a truck driver. Her husband is the owner of a Cargo & Freight Company named DMS. Moreover, she hasn't shared anything about their love life or when they marry so far. We can only predict that the couple is living a happy married life. Besides, we don't have news about their separation and divorce yet. 

Image: Jessica Samko with her husband Derek Smith.
 Source: Facebook @Jessica Samko

On the other hand, Samko and Derek don't share any biological children from their marriage relationship. However, the duo has adopted three dogs and named them Butchy, Pudge, and Ceasar. Besides, we can often see them traveling with Jessica Samko while making a delivery. Apart, she also has a hobby of riding motorcycles and classic cars. However, she is currently running her business with the name JMS Transport.

Net Worth of Jessica Samko

Well, Jessica Samko has collected an impressive amount of fortune from her career as a shipper and a reality TV personality. Furthermore, her estimated net worth is around $500 thousand. Apart, she might get around $1,000 per episode of the A&E TV show Shipping Wars 100 episode up to season 7. 

Jessica with her truck and a local fans while delivering things.
Jessica with her truck and local fans while delivering things. Image Source: Twitter @jessicasamko

However, the average salary of a truck driver ranges from $57,800 according to Besides, she also runs her solo business with the name JMS Transport. With such a decent amount of money, she is living a happy life in Monroe, Pennsylvania.

As mentioned above Jessica and her hubby have pet dogs. Samko is an avid dog lover. Her love for dogs can be seen on her official social media posts. Not only that, but Jessica has also inked a tattoo of the facial structure of the pet dog on her arms.

Jessica Samko in Shipping Wars

The 170 cm tall, Jessica Samko started her career in the A&E's reality show from the sixth season of Shipping Wars as a truck driver on 10th January 2012. Moreover, the show ended in April 2015 after airing its seven seasons. The reality show accomplished the 100 episodes milestone.

The reality TV show Shipping Wars also starred Roy Garber, Jennifer Brennan, Jarret Joyce, Robbie Welsh, Marc Springer, and so on. Apart, she has been given the nickname "The Road Warrior". As of now, she drives a 2008 Volvo 780 truck in Newark, New Jersey. She is also associated with a company like Landsat, which provides delivery services across North America.

Jessica Early Life

Jessica Samko was June 1st, 1982, in Amsterdam, New York to American parents. Her mother's name is Christina Buczkowski; however, details regarding her father's name and profession are unknown.

Jessica Samko and her mother, Christina Buczkowski.
Jessica Samko and her mother, Christina Buczkowski. Image Source: Celebsubrub

When she was still a child, her parents got separated from each other due to some personal reasons, since then she and her brother Matthew aka Samko been raised by her mother. 

Jessica's Physical Outlook & Body Figure

Jessica Samko is a gorgeous lady with a beautiful and appealing body figure. She stands at a decent height of 5 feet 5 inches (170 cm) while having an average body weight of 56 kg.

Jessica has brown eyes and blonde hair color. She has an oval face and a pointed nose.

Has a Presence On Various Social Media Handle

Jessica Samko is on various social media platforms, including Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Unlike other celebrities, she does not keep her profile updated for a long time.

She can be found on Twitter under the @jessicasamko username. She has amassed more than 3k fan followers on her official Twitter account. She joined Twitter on August 2014. Her Twitter bio states,

Owner, operator, and an A&E shipping wars cast member.

Likewise, she can be found under the @jessica.samko.9 username on Facebook. She is relatively inactive on her Facebook page compared to her other social media handle. 

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