DARIEN, Ill., March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 1, 2019, TruckDriverSalary.com updated updated their Top 10 Best Trucking Companies to Work For list, placing GP Transco at number 5. GP Transco's driver pay is 17.5 percent higher than the current annual national truck driver salary average of $66,711.
"Trucking is hard work – it is our job to make sure drivers are fairly compensated for their efforts," says Marija Jamontas, Vice President of Human Resources and Safety at GP Transco. "We try to be as competitive as possible with driver pay. Their salary combined with the health benefits, 401k matching, bonuses, and other perks adds up to a compelling package."
According to TruckDriversSalary, the Illinois-based carrier is a great choice for experienced truck drivers due to the driver benefits, the company's utilization of advanced technologies, and its honest and respectful attitude towards drivers. "The company's commitment to drivers and transparency has helped push them into one of the fastest growing trucking outfits in the country."
About GP Transco:
GP Transco provides safe and reliable freight transportation and logistics services to a diverse group of clients across the United States and Canada. As an EPA SmartWay Carrier Partner with 400 trucks and over 500 trailers, the company utilizes state-of-the-art technologies and modern workflows in order to provide clients with industry-leading solutions. GP Transco's sister companies include GP Transco Logistics - and OpenRoad TMS.
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