Maverick Transportation, a specialized glass carrier based in North Little Rock, Arkansas, recently announced a pay increase for its glass company drivers.
Maverick increased driver pay by 2 cents per mile increase for drivers in its glass division along with new $200 border crossing pay. The company said the increase, which became effective Jan. 1, allows student drivers to earn up to $76,000 in their first year and experienced drivers $87,000 their first year.
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“Driver pay increases are a direct result of the job our drivers do every day to be the best in the industry,” said Vice President of Operations John Coppens. “As the largest specialized glass hauling fleet in the U.S., our customers rely on the best in class services we provide. Our latest pay increase for our over the road glass fleet is aimed directly at those driving jobs to meet the unprecedented need for our premier services.”
Founded in 1980 and operating about 1,600 units, Maverick provides OTR and dedicated solutions to the flatbed, glass, and dedicated transportation markets throughout North America.