Pay System Modifications at West-Side Transport !!

By: West Side Transport

Maintaining competitive driver pay is an extremely high priority for West Side management. We evaluate driver pay and benefits offered by other companies in the industry and seek input from existing drivers continuously to insure our pay remains competitive. As a result of this ongoing process West Side is pleased to announce a significant driver pay structure change and enhancement that is effective November 1 2005.

Base pay rates effective 11/1/2005:

Over the road drivers $.41 (increased to $.42 effective 4/1/06)
Northeast regional drivers $.41
Midwest regional drivers $.40
Southeast regional drivers $.38
Team drivers (irregular routes) $.48 split
Team drivers (dedicated routes) $.42 split

All drivers are eligible for a bonus at the end of 2006 (payable in January 2007) on miles dispatched in 2006. Drivers hired in 2006 are eligible for this bonus.

Average 2600 or greater miles per week $.04 per mile
Average 2400 to 2599 miles per week $.02 per mile
Average less than 2400 miles per week $.01 per mile

The cost of any preventable accidents will be deducted from the driver?s bonus.

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