Pay Scale

Discussion in 'XPO Logistics' started by Dockrock, Apr 13, 2016.

  1. snaildriver

    snaildriver Retired

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    To be clear, the pension was frozen. I retired about 4 years ago. I'm getting my pension. When they froze the pension, I started putting more into my 401(k), and Con-Way upped the match for a while, so I'm doing OK. I didn't retire until I was eligible for Medicare, so health care is OK too.

    My advice to you is don't depend on your employer or the government to fund your retirement. Save and invest.
     
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  2. highspeeds

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    Never been in the military. I put a long summer in at UPS many years ago. It was hell.
     
  3. highspeeds

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    By frozen. What do you mean ? Are you getting the full value ? For what period of time does your benefit extend ? Did you ask all the questions or just assume without knowing ?
     
  4. highspeeds

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    Did hear FedEx is up for a big raise. Those guys sound pretty happy about it.
     
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  5. ole man

    ole man Well-Known Member

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    Got word from a FedEx driver on Friday that it was $1.00 and went into effect on Friday.
     
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  6. highspeeds

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    They have geographically wages. So it's pretty well impossible to say one thing across the board for them. The ones I spoke to were pleased to be getting raises and happy they didn't go cheap and only give 25 cents or some :shit: .
     
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  8. Fly-by-night

    Fly-by-night Only when you care to send the very best

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    We have a geographical wage and when we got our raise it was the same across the board.
     
  9. highspeeds

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    Not the same animal. We have a handful of wages. 4 ? Not sure. They have different wages for each and every terminal. At least that is how it is explained to me. And from what I have heard some got 75 cents an hour. Others got a dollar. And of course, this is all word of mouth. Around here they make plenty more than we do and don't mind reminding us of it.
     
  10. dalesr

    dalesr Well-Known Member

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    Yes, not everyone gets the same raise. The company only pays what they have to, market value.
     
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  11. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Owner of Patel Hat And Canvas LLC.

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    The CRST raise is very deceiving,H. It comes down to years with company, and the raise is spread out over 4-5 years. Their just trying another gimmick to slow down turnover....
     
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  12. sucker666

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    Gimmicks abound throughout the industry but real compensation gains are meager at best.
     
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  13. snaildriver

    snaildriver Retired

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    By "frozen" I mean that the company stopped contributing to it, but the money already in the account stayed there.

    I am getting full value, for the rest of my life (and my wife's, if she outlives me).

    I never assume without knowing.
     
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  14. highspeeds

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    Good luck to you.
     

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