Tennessee carrier pay hike effective Sunday

Updated Oct 24, 2018

A Tennessee carrier is raising driver pay.

Milan Supply Chain Solutions, Inc. Thursday announced a second pay raise for its regional over the road drivers. An earlier increase took effect in early February.

Effective Sunday, July 8, an experienced company driver will be paid between 42 and 52 cents per mile, resulting with annual earnings of $63,960 to $76,960 based on 2,500 miles per week.  According to a statement from the Milan, Tennessee carrier, company teams will make between 49.4 and 54.4 cents per mile with annual earnings of $143,000 to $150,800 for 5,000 miles per week.

A statement from Milan said it is also increasing stop pay by 33.3 percent and hourly pay for all accessorials by a range of 9 percent to 50 percent.

Milan provides regional transportation services in the southeast and mid-states area. It operates over 400 power units and about 1,500 trailers. It’s more than 400 employees and contractors provide truckload, dedicated, brokerage and warehousing and distribution services.