The Best Work Boots to Buy and Wear in 2019

In the United States, workers suffer about 100,000 occupational foot-related injuries. 

Although not all injuries are preventable, wearing the right work shoes can save workers from an injury.

If your work boots have reached the end of their life and you're ready for a new pair, you came to the right place.

Read on to learn about the best work boots of 2019. 

Dickies Raider 6" Work Boot

These boots come in a premium full-grain leather upper material and a choice between wheat or black color. 

If you want optimal ankle comfort, padded collars, and tongues, then this is the right boot for you. Don't want to sweat? This boot is fully lined with a moisture-wicking performance fabric. 

The outside is oil-resistant, so you don't have to worry about pesky oil stains. 

Caterpillar Men’s 2nd Shift Soft-Toe Work Boot

If you work a tough job and need a work boot to keep up with you, this Caterpillar boot will offer the comfort and functionality you need. The Soft-Toe work boot is full-grain leather and available in dark brown, honey brown, and black. Not to mention, it has a nylon mesh lining to protect your feet.

Keep in mind, that although these boots have many benefits, they’re soft toe boots. Some other features include a padded collar, rubber midsoles, slip-resistant outsole, and moisture wick.

Men's Muck Foreman Brown Boot

The foreman boot comes with everything you need in an excellent work boot such as a leather upper, waterproof material, and slip resistance. 

This is a great transition boot that you could also wear to play after work

Although this work boot looks quite stylish, it's designed to resist extensive wear. In other words, this boot works as hard as you do. 

Timberland Pro PitBoss

When it comes to men’s boots, Timberland has some of the best products and the PitBoss boots are no exception. For those who don’t want to give up comfort or protection, this is the right boot for them.

For starters, this style of Timberlands comes with the classic steel toe to prevent your toes from getting crushed. The laces go all the way up and have metal hooks that keep the laces snug and secure.

The collar has padding to protect your Achilles tendon and minimize wear and tear.  Although these boots are some of the most comfortable and durable, you still have to give them a bit of a trial period. These boots are 100% leather and they offer 24/7 comfort suspension technology.

Muck Chore Classic Mid Boot

This is Muck Boot Company's best selling chore series boot.  The Chore Mid boot provides a warm, comfortable, & tough footwear solution.  Stretch-fit topline binding snugs calf to keep warmth in and cold out.  100% waterproof, lightweight, and flexibility has kept farmers & construction workers dry and comfortable for years.  With a 12" height the Chore Mid is a mid calf boot.

Muck Chore Cool Mid Boot

This comfortable, high performance Muck Chore Cool Boot keeps feet cool with XpressCool™ lining and Vibram® outsole.  The Spandura® upper provides excellent abrasion resistance and leg protection.  Has a steel shank for support and is 100% waterproof.

Dunlop Purofort® Comfort Grip Boot

Dunlop's Purofort Comfort Grip boot is optimized for slip resistance assuring safe working conditions.  SRA rated oil resistant outsole for a perfect grip.   Lightweight and comfortable for minimizing foot fatigue.  100% waterproof to keep your feet dry in the most wet & dirty conditions. 

They have an O4 classification, which is the second most stringent category for occupational footwear. These boots have slip resistance, antistatic properties and feature energy absorption of the heel region. They are tested and certified in accordance with the EN ISO 20347:2012 standard. 

Purofort® boots prevent heat loss and offer outstanding thermal properties. All Purofort boots assure excellent cold insulation down to -20° C.  Purofort boots are classified as CI, meaning that the temperature decrease measured at the upper surface of the insole does not exceed 10° C after 30 minutes.

Thorogood American Heritage Work Boots

If you want a slightly more stylish boot, look no further than a Thorogood work boot. There are many features that make this boot unique.

For starters, if you want to keep your boots as fresh as possible, you can remove the rubber insole whenever you need to clean it. Not to mention, it's also a slip-resistant insole that will allow you to complete your tasks without slipping throughout the day. 

Since the upper is about 6 inches tall, your ankles will be supported and protected. Keep in mind that at 3 pounds, this boot is on the heavier side. 

Thorogood has also made sure your toes are well-protected. The best thing about this boot is that it has no break-in period, so you will feel comfortable in them from the start. 

Servus XTP Steel Toe Boots

The XTP 15" steel toe boot from Servus by Honeywell was designed for superior chemical resistance and is 100% waterproof. It is ideal for general industrial use, on farms, or occupational applications.

TDT (Triple Density Technology) uses proprietary compound formulations for increased resistance to degradation from many harsh chemicals

Keen Utility Pittsburgh Steel Work Boots

Although the Pittsburgh Steel Work Boot, resembles more a hiking boot, it's a great work boot. 

With this boot, you can expect steel toe protection, slip-resistant outsoles, and a waterproof upper. Also, since this boot is well-insulated, you don't have to worry about your feet getting cold during winter days.

This boot also allows for great breathability in the hot summer months.

Best Work Boots of 2019

No matter which boot you choose, the best work boots offer water resistance, toe protection, slip resistance, and more. 

Now that you have seen some of the best work boots of 2019, it's time you pick the one who works for you. Check out our full footwear catalog.

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