Best Steel Toe Boots // Work Boots
Here’s my list of the best steel-toe work boots.
#1.) Timberland PRO Safety Toe Boot
#2.) Caterpillar Men’s Steel Toe Boots
#3.) Timberland Pit Boss Steel-Toe Boots
#4.) PRO 8″ Steel Toe Work Boots
#5.) Caterpillar Waterproof Steel-Toe Boot
#6.) Timberland TiTan Composite Work Boot
#7.) Timberland PRO 6″ Work Boots
#8.) Timberland Boondock Work Boots
#9-10.) Coming soon!
FYI — work boot links go to Amazon (had best prices)
✅ Top #1 Pick: Timberland PRO Safety Toe Boot
Timberland PRO Boot are made for damp environments — made w/ seam-seal which keeps water from seeping in.
They’re designed for insulation, specifically in cold/wet environments: building sites, landscaping, sewage jobs and scaffolding
One difference is that they have standard lacing eyelets all the way up the shaft.
Takes a little more time tie, but Timberland PRO boots can be very tightly laced (giving more support).
They’re extremely popular online — excellent buyer reviews and affordable price.
Offered in 5 colors: black, wheat, gray, brown and yellow
Caterpillar Boots are the most affordable on my list.
They’re made of full grain leather, which makes them super durable — Hardened steel is embedded into the sides, providing extra support + structure.
Caterpillar Second-Shift boots meet the standard for high-impact and high-compression.
Also rated for electrical hazards — protect against open circuits up to 600V (in dry environments).
Lots of positive buyer reviews + affordable price.
Come in 5 colors.
Timberland Pit Boss boots come w/ a specialized rubber outsole that’s abrasion, slip + heat resistant.
Made of imported leather and have insoles for arch support — ideal for construction jobs where you’ll be wearing them all day.
Boots also meet standards for hazard protection against live electrical circuits.
For odor control, Timberland included antimicrobial lining (also decreases moisture inside).
Each boot weighs 1.58 pounds which is lightweight compared to most.
Timberland Pro Steel Toe Boots are have an 8-inch neck for stronger support. (also protects against water seepage)
Made w/ antimicrobial lining, they’ll remain mildew + odor-free.
They’re also well insulated for cold weather.
Buyers say they can wear for long hours without discomfort or humidity — one reviewer says they’ve been using the same pair for 6+ years!
Steel toe boots are available in 3 colors.
Caterpillar Waterproof Steel-Toe Work Boots are moderately priced.
They’re made of grain leather and are fully waterproof (boot soles made of rubber)
Boots come w/ hook eyelets on the shaft for quick lacing and are insulated for cold weather.
Caterpillar boots include foam padding + steel inserts for safety and stability.
Buyers say that love the “exceptional heel support” and are excellent in cold weather.
Timberland TiTan boots are very popular and moderately priced.
Like other work boots on my list they come w/ rubber soles, which helps prevent slipping.
Leather is scratch resistant.
Special technology is used to help regulate boot temperature — feet stay warm in winter and cool in summer.
Lots of positive reviews – buyers say they’re able to wear all-day without discomfort.
Offered in 2 colors: brown and black
Timberland PRO Work Boot are a little expensive.
They come w/ circle eyelets up the shaft allowing you to lace tightly — 100% waterproof, well insulated and treated to prevent odors.
Buyers found that they didn’t have to break them in — high quality leather means you can wear them right away!
Available in 5 colors (tan is the most popular)
Timberland PRO Waterproof Work Boots are very expensive.
Boots are made of leather + have hooks up the shaft so that they can be laced quickly.
They have a waterproof membrane and steel shank support w/ fiberglass inserts.
Buyers love how well they keep feet dry in wet conditions.
Available in 2 colors: brown oiled distressed or brown tumbled