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Over-the-Road (OTR) Truck Driver | Guaranteed Daily Rate Option | Up to $7,500 Sign-on Bonus | Up to $0.54 cpm


Home Time:

Every other week

Experience:

All CDL holders

Requisition ID:

170285

Starting a new career in trucking, or maybe just at a new company, can be overwhelming. We're now offering a guaranteed daily rate option for qualified drivers so you can count on a consistent pay check while building your skills and learning the ropes at Schneider. In this new long haul configuration, Schneider Over-the-Road truck drivers have two pay options to choose from: guaranteed daily rate or up to $0.50 per mile* with a weekly performance pay up to $0.04 per mile. OTR truckers haul 95% no-touch freight, average 2,300-2,500 miles per week in the eastern 37 states and choose from different home time options. If you want to hit the open road, explore the country and rack up the miles, there's no better way than jumping behind the wheel as an Over-the-Road driver for Schneider. Start your OTR trucking career with Schneider's Van Truckload division today!

 

Looking to become a truck driver? Learn how here or give us a call today!

 

Eligible CDL Truck Driver Applicants: All Class A CDL holders

 

Over-the-Road Truck Driver Pay

  • Up to $79,000 per year* with a new pay increase - standard mileage rate (up to $0.50 cpm) or guaranteed daily rate for qualified drivers

  • $7,500 sign-on bonus per experienced drivers
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus per inexperienced drivers
  • Performance pay up to $0.04 per mile more, paid out weekly
  • $0.01 per mile automatic annual pay increase
  • Potential accessorial pay for detention, layover, hand load/unload
  • Higher pay: Inexperienced OTR mileage rates, for example, have increased 17% in the last two years
  • *Based on CDL driver experience, performance and location

Over-the-Road Truck Driver Benefits

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance, plus flexible spending options
  • 401(k) savings plan with company match
  • Paid orientation and time off
  • Up to $7,000 tuition reimbursement (paid at $200/month) for qualified drivers
  • Paid 3-day refresher course option for drivers restarting a driving career
  • Credit for Military Experience and Military Apprenticeship programs, plus more military benefits
  • Many more - see full list of benefits

Over-the-Road Truck Driver Qualifications

  • Valid Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
  • Automated transmission CDL restriction allowed
  • Hazmat endorsement preferred
  • Passport, FAST card or Enhanced CDL opens more opportunities

More Reasons to Choose Over-the-Road Driving at Schneider

  • Industry-leading, year-round nationwide freight base
  • 24/7/365 operations and maintenance support
  • Mobile apps to increase driver productivity, locate equipment, expedite access and more
  • No employment contract - we don't lock you in, but you'll want to stay
  • Nationwide facility network, many locations offering free showers, laundry, WiFi, exercise equipment, TV lounges, cafeterias and more
  • Learn more about Over-the-Road driving

Why Schneider?

Other companies can claim similar core values to Schneider, but Schneider puts them into practice every day. It's why drivers have chosen Schneider since 1935. See for yourself today.

 

"I drive for Schneider because of the values listed on my shoulder badge: Integrity, Respect, Excellence, Safety First and Always. Other companies may have the same info, but we live it."
Ron, Schneider driver

Join one of the top trucking companies. Call 800-447-7433 for more information about becoming an Over-the-Road truck driver with Schneider!

 

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