Truck News

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    It’s time for hourly driver pay

    November 7, 2018 12:00AM by Mike McCarron

    The trucking industry has trouble finding drivers, and it’s no secret that pay is part of the problem. The fact that truck drivers bring home the same dough as they did 40 years ago, when the cost of living was half of what it is today, certainly has something to do with it. Carriers have increased driver pay lately, but all those empty seats indicate that reform is still needed.

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    U.S. fleets raising pay to truck drivers: report

    December 15, 2014 12:00AM by Allan

    ARLINGTON, VA – A new survey reveals that in seven of the nine categories, U.S. truck drivers meet or exceed America’s median household income of just over $53,000 per year.

  • The Human Edge: Competitive Compensation

    June 6, 2014 1:36PM by Tamara Miller, CHRP, Trucking HR Canada

    Offering the right combination of base pay, variable pay and desirable benefits makes a company more attractive.