Pay and Benefits for Recent Graduates

High Paying Trucking Jobs For Recent Graduates / Students

Pay and Benefits for Recent Graduates


Get Great Pay & Benefits With Consistent Miles.

At US Xpress recent graduates earn more from the start. After initial training our new drivers team up for the first 8 weeks so you earn more money faster and get extra support as you are starting out.


  • Team— Up to 48 CPM split Hazmat (Note: first 8 weeks, Team Driving up to 36 CPM)
  • Team— Up to 44 CPM split Non-Hazmat (Note: first 8 weeks, Team Driving up to 32 CPM)
  • $58 to $66 per day during 3-day orientation depending on location
  • $58 per day during 120/150 hour training

And, US Xpress has one of the best tuition reimbursement plans in the industry up to $7,000. Once you complete your training period you will be earning some of the top pay in the industry up to 35 CPM on consistent miles. Stay in your team and earn up to 48 CPM.

Plus Get:

  • Layover pay
  • Extra pick-up/drop pay
  • Detention pay
  • Retention pay
  • Per diem pay
  • Driver referral bonus

Enjoy Great Health and Financial Benefits Like:

  • Low premium rates on general health insurance
  • Low premium rates on dental and vision insurance
  • $10,000 life insurance policy provided by the company
  • 401k
  • Direct deposit

Get Even More Added Perks:

  • The best truck equipment in the industry
  • Great home time
  • Passenger rider program for children ages 10 and over and adults not holding a CDL (only one rider permitted)
  • One cat or dog welcome on board, provided the dog is a non-aggressive breed
  • Plenty of miles
  • Outstanding driver support
  • Selective toll cards for states
  • Pre-Pass for scale
  • Dedicated and regional opportunities available
  • 98% no-touch freight
  • 60-70% drop and hook freight
  • Great Lease Purchase Program