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Class A CDL - Over-the-Road (OTR) Truck Driver


  • Schneider
  • 06/30/20
  • Effingham, IL
  • 62401
In this new long haul configuration, Schneider Over-the-Road truck drivers earn up to $0.52 per mile* starting pay. OTR truckers haul 95% no-touch freight, average 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, give us a call at 1-800-447-7433 or text "Chat- to 28000 today!

Eligible CDL Truck Driver Applicants: All Class A CDL holders

Over-the-Road Truck Driver Pay

Up to $75,000 per year*

$3,500 sign-on bonus for experienced 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

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?
Safety isn't a buzzword - it's a way of life at Schneider. Nothing we do is worth harming ourselves or others. Drivers love that, and it's just one more thing that's separated Schneider from the rest for over 80 years.

"I like that Schneider promotes safety all the time. The rules don't change from one person to the next. Schneider teaches you the correct way to operate a vehicle, without any shortcuts."David, 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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