Illinois Carrier Pays Best of Carriers

  • September 12, 2019

A new list of truck drivers’ salaries was just published via truckdriverssalary.com puts Walmart and Sysco numbers one and two respectively.  Illinois-based carrier, GP Transco, holds the number three spot in terms of pay ranking. 

The average annual salary for GP Transco drivers is $84,000, much higher than the national average driver salary of $66,711. 

Truckdriverssalary.com said in a recent article that went along with their list that “GP Transco embodies what it means to respect and care for your drivers.”

The quickly growing carrier already appeared on the “Top 10 Best Trucking Companies to Work For” list, coming in at number five in March of 2019. 

“It is our priority to stay competitive with pay to make sure our truck drivers are compensated well for their work,” says Marija Jamontas, Vice President of Human Resources and Safety at GP Transco. “We think that the new OTP performance bonus program helps tremendously. This, combined with health benefits, 401k matching, life insurance, and other perks adds up to a compelling package.” 

GP Transco has been in business for more than a decade and specializes in dry van freight logistics services throughout the U.S. and Canada.