August 7, 2018 (Little Rock, Ark.) – Maverick Transportation LLC has announced its fourth pay increase this year along with a new weekly guarantee pay. This new raise in pay is for its drivers in regional and over-the-road Flatbed Divisions. The weekly minimum guarantee pay applies to all Flatbed, Glass and Temperature Control OTR Divisions.
“Maverick is excited to announce another significant pay increase for our over the road drivers.” says John Culp, president of Maverick Transportation. “Our drivers are the backbone of our company and we are proud to offer them this industry leading pay package”
The new pay increase, which goes into effect August 19, 2018 will add $.05 per mile for flatbed regional drivers and $.03 per mile for flatbed over-the-road drivers. This will bring starting pay to $.54-$.58 per mile and student starting pay to $.52 per mile. Along with the pay increase, Maverick also announced a $1,000 per week guarantee pay which now applies to Flatbed, Glass and Temperature Control OTR Divisions. Both the increase and the weekly guarantee pay are scheduled to go into effect on August 19.
Additionally, Maverick Transportation LLC recently received the prestigious recognition of being named as a Top Pay Carrier for 2018 by The National Transportation Institute (NTI). Maverick has a strong reputation in the trucking industry for consistently offering one of the best compensation packages around.
The Arkansas-based carrier rolled out a new pay for experience plan and student pay increase in June, Temperature Control Division pay increase in April and Glass & Flatbed Division increase last December. Maverick also announced per-diem pay and new sign-on bonuses in recent months.
In addition to top pay, Maverick drivers also earn pay increases up to five years and up to a 6 cent per mile pay for performance bonus. Other driver benefits include: excellent home time, weekend guarantee pay, paid orientation & training, paid weigh station bypass & tolls, 401k plan + match, company-paid life insurance, health and dental insurance options, paid vacation and a driver referral bonus program. To learn more about driving opportunities at Maverick visit www.maverickdrivers.com or call 800-201-7695.
About Maverick Transportation LLC
Founded in 1980, based in Little Rock, Arkansas, and operating over 1,700 units, Maverick provides OTR and Dedicated service to the flatbed, glass, and temperature control transportation markets throughout North America. To learn more about Maverick Transportation visit www.maverickusa.com.