sign-on bonus

Driver shortage: Countdown to a capacity crunch, and a boost in rates?

| August 29, 2013

Is higher driver compensation just around the corner? This series -- part 1 available here -- looks at the tightening of the employment market for drivers, and the potential for a rate boost.

Panther offers sign-on bonus

| February 13, 2012

Owner-operator team drivers of tractors and straight trucks can get sign-on bonuses of up to $15,000, Seville, Ohio-based Panther Expedited Services announced. Top bonus pay will go “to tractor teams and straight truck teams who have ...

Forecast: Operator pay rising

| August 16, 2011

Over the next 12 months, owner-operator pay is predicted to rise 4 to 6 cents a mile and company driver pay 3 to 5 cents a mile.

Super Service ups new driver bonus

| August 09, 2011

New owner operators and company drivers who sign on with Super Service are eligible for a $2,500 bonus, the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based carrier announced.

Carriers dangle incentives for owners

| July 21, 2011

Over the last year, several carriers have increased per-mile and fuel rates, posted bonuses and reduced truck-lease payments.

Choosing a Carrier

Max Kvidera | April 01, 2011

When you consider moving to a new fleet, look beyond bonuses and other come-ons.

Sign-on bonus offered

| October 12, 2010

Contractors who sign up with Roadrunner Transportation Services can earn incentive of up to $2,000 per quarter through October to Dec. 31, 2001. The incentives will be earned from operating in specific lanes and regions through ...

West Side Transport offers $1,000 sign-on bonus

| September 24, 2010

Newly hired company drivers and owner-operators will be paid $1,000 sign-on bonuses, Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based dry van carrier West Side Transport announced. Josh Schauf, West Side Transport recruiting director, said that the bonuses come in response ...

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