US Xpress

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Company Profile

  • Description: We deliver for our drivers!
  • Headquarters: Chattanooga, TN
  • Number of Terminals: 9
  • Number of Trucks: 5600
  • Number of Owner Operators:
  • Type of Freight Hauled: Van + reefer (for teams)
  • Operating Area: 48 Continental States
  • Equipment Type: Freightliner, Volvo, Peterbilt, Kenworth, International

Hiring Area

  • Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming


  • Minimum Age: 21
  • Type of Experience: 6 months
  • Endorsements: CDL-A

Company Driver Compensation

  • Starting Pay - No Experience: .35 cpm
  • Pay - 1 Year Experience: .39 cpm
  • Pay - 2 Years Experience: .39 cpm
  • Pay - 3 Years Experience: .395 cpm
  • Pay - 4 Years Experience: .40
  • Pay - 5 Years Experience: .405
  • Pay - 10 Years Experience:

Owner Operator Compensation

  • Owner Operator Pay: Avg .93 cpm, based on average length of haul, plus fuel surcharge! Fuel surcharge is paid on dispatched miles both loaded and empty. $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!!!

Other Compensation

  • Pay Cycle/Periods: weekly
  • Direct Deposit: Yes
  • Layover Pay: Yes
  • Breakdown Pay: Yes
  • Loading/Unloading Pay: Yes
  • Tarp Pay: No
  • N.Y.C. Pay: No
  • Stop Off Pay: Yes
  • Paid Lumpers: Yes
  • Per Diem: yes, varies by driving status


  • Medical Plan: Yes
  • Waiting Period for Medical Benefits: yes
  • Dental Plan: Yes
  • Vision Plan: Yes
  • Retirement Plan: Yes
  • Profit Sharing: No
  • Bobtail Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Worker's Comp. Insurance (owner operators): Yes
  • Physical Damage Insurance (owner operators): Yes


  • Sign On: Yes
  • Safety: Yes
  • Performance: Yes
  • Fuel: No
  • Longevity: Yes
  • Recruiting: Yes

Additional Information

  • Slip Seating: Yes
  • 24x7 Dispatch: Yes
  • Rider Program: Yes
  • Pet Policy: Yes
  • Paid Orientation: Yes
  • Orientation # of Days: 3
  • Free Training: Yes
  • Lease Purchase Available: Yes
  • Home Time: varies by driving status
  • Unloading Required: Yes
  • If yes, specify::
  • Take Truck Home: Yes

Additional Comments



As the nation’s second-largest privately owned truckload carrier, U.S. Xpress has plenty of opportunity for plenty of drivers. Whether you're a solo or a team looking for local/regional dedicated routes or OTR runs—or if you're an experienced independent contractor looking for consistent miles— we have the miles, rates and benefits you want today. Plus, as your career evolves in the future, so can your opportunities. With a proven track record of over 25 years, U.S. Xpress offers you the stability you need to keep rolling, and to keep the money rolling in, for years to come.

Even more importantly, you can count on us for respect. Here, respect goes much deeper than words. At U.S. Xpress, we put our money where our mouth is by spending far more than other companies to provide you with a newer, more comfortable truck that is loaded with life-saving technologies such as a blindside camera system. And nothing says respect louder than keeping you happy, comfortable and safe.

This Exciting New Lease-to-Own Program Offers You:

• Up to 50 cpm Team and 40.5 cpm Solo/ with HAZMAT
• Sign on bonus up to $5,000 for Teams and $1,000 for Owner Operators
• Consistent miles that fit your needs
• One of the industry’s best benefits packages, including 401k & more

So apply with U.S. Xpress today, and find out how we deliver for our drivers!

Lease payments as little as $430 a week!
Own it in as little as 34 months!

If you’ve been thinking about owning your own truck, or you’re a contractor that wouldn’t mind stepping into a newer, better ride, NOW is the time at U.S. Xpress. We’ve just made a prime selection of well-equipped 2009 Freightliner Cascadias available for incredibly low installments. Plus, we now offer a new and improved pay program!

This Exciting New Lease-to-Own Program Offers You:

• 2009 Freightliner Cascadia with just 450,000-499,000 Miles
• New tires
• Payment options as low as $430/week
• Ownership in as little as 34 months!
• No money down. No credit check
• Option available with no lump sum due at end of lease
• PLUS a 3-year / 300,000-mile extended warranty

For more details on partnering with U.S. Xpress, visit us HERE.