Team CDL-A truck drivers have top earning power and more at USA Truck
Posted: June 2, 2020
At USA Truck, established professional CDL-A teams can maximize earning power with high weekly miles but the good news doesn’t stop there! The opportunities at USA Truck also include predictable home time, outstanding benefits, team-oriented freight, retirement planning, state-of-the-art trucks and more.
Team truck driver pay
We’re proud to be a 2019 Top Pay Certified Carrier and we make it simple: Drive more, earn more. We pay $0.55 CPM at 12 months’ experience with Productivity Pay adding up to $0.07 CPM to the truck weekly (no qualifiers/not a bonus). Plus, experienced truck driver teams can earn an additional $0.01 CPM for achieving monthly idle and fuel goals and $0.03 CPM per loaded mile for Hazmat Placarded loads. There is also potential accessorial pay for detention, layover, hand load/unload freight. We also have a number of extra pay opportunities with our loyalty bonus, fuel/idle bonus, productivity pay, and our $5,000 team driver referral bonus.
Miles and freight
As a USA Truck team driver, you’ll receive up to 6,500 miles per week, splitting the pay on ALL MILES. Our freight is 95% no-touch and drop-and-hook with next pre-plan dispatches.
We know having predictable home time is important, even if you love life on the road. Home time for team drivers is 1.5 days per week – with a maximum 10 days off in a row.
USA Truck has a number of different insurance benefits available to our truck drivers. These include medical, dental and vision insurance programs as well as a life insurance plan. Team drivers can utilize a flexible spending account to save for out-of-pocket healthcare costs on a pretax basis. They can also receive $50 off every month for being nicotine free! If you need some motivation to quit nicotine, USA Truck offers it.
State-of-the-art trucking equipment
The truck is your driving team’s home away from home so USA Truck makes sure you’re in safe, reliable equipment with the latest technology. Our fleet averages 2.5 years old and consists of Kenworth, Freightliner, and International trucks. The trucks are also equipped with a 1500-watt to 1800-watt invertor. For our Van Truckload Teams, 100% of those trucks have automatic transmissions. We also provide for Mobile Tablet-Based Communications with the latest in-truck technology including electronic logging, GPS navigation and more.
It’s important to plan ahead for your retirement years. That’s why we provide our team truck drivers with a 401k with company match and an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) to maximize your retirement savings. USA Truck will save on your behalf for a more comfortable retirement! It doesn’t get any better than that!
Other great benefits at USA Truck include our pet policy with no breed restrictions. Our strong company culture provides a safe and trustworthy work environment that’s committed to your success as a team truck driver. We have a Driver Advisory Board that includes team drivers to ensure your voice is heard on important topics facing our company and industry. Discount program - enjoy year-round discounts and special offers from national and local companies.
USA Truck has excellent team fleet opportunities available now including our Team Loop Opportunity (SC to TX). For more information, connect with us today!