AVERITT Quiet Lately

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  1. KIKBXR

    KIKBXR Multi-Diverse Transport Operator

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    The Averitt forum has been much quiet for a while. Any update !!!!!!!
     
  2. Top Hand

    Top Hand Active Member

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    “No news is good news”...except here at AE where there’s never any good news.
     
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  3. rnsgn

    rnsgn Active Member

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    Rumor is we will get some news Monday.
     
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  4. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    Normally I wouldn’t stop by here but I just found this post funny as hell! Top Hand, good one.
     
  5. KIKBXR

    KIKBXR Multi-Diverse Transport Operator

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    Damn , is Averitt that bad ? Been working here n Houston (LTL) for a year.. Not sure if this is my final stop.. Mixed feelings about this place . Some good, some not so good. Looking at other options as well... Been on shuttle/linehaul for 3 months after 9 months being a city driver..
     
  6. Iceman

    Iceman Super Moderator Staff Member

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    I am hearing rumor of a pay increase meeting Monday, we shall see.
     
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  7. zeroday

    zeroday Well-Known Member

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    How’s that KNX truck wash...the best truck wash in the system...
     
  8. Cutsawah

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    Meetings would be over by now, someone tell it!
     
  9. coon-dawg

    coon-dawg Freight Re-locator

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    .03 cpm and $1.10
     
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  10. KIKBXR

    KIKBXR Multi-Diverse Transport Operator

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    Yeah , recieved a call from several co-workers who does city P&D, & they informed me of the increase but for city work. I`ll find out tonight on linehaul what the new rate will be. Effective July
     
  11. evinkay

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    I've been on shuttle out of MWK for a year. I really have no complaints about Averitt. The new pay increase (61 cpm) for linehaul now puts us somewhere in the middle of the pack I believe. I certainly don't feel underpaid.

    Freight here has been slow-ish since January but steady enough - we only missed two or three days due to winter weather.

    And I was assigned a new Volvo day cab last week. What's been the "not so good" down in Houston?
     
  12. toilet paper

    toilet paper Well-Known Member

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    Middle of the pack? The top tier linhaul pays 72+ cpm
     
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  13. KIKBXR

    KIKBXR Multi-Diverse Transport Operator

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    Agreed . They (Averitt) wanna be with the B.I.G. boys yet don't offer what the big boys offer. They complain what the big boys are doing & not doing yet still offer middle of the pack $$$$$$..
     
  14. evinkay

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    That's why I didn't say top lol.

    I don't want to pull doubles, deal with unions, or drive junk and get treated like it. Visit some of the other boards here... we have a lot to be thankful for.
     
  15. Iceman

    Iceman Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Name a few non unions that make .72 plus ? I know Fedex, OD, SEFL, Estes, AAA, XPO do not.
     
  16. LOLDFC

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    I agree with Company Man on the 72 cents and disagree with the middle of the pack comment in pay. We are at the bottom the companies that Company man listed. App 6 to 8 cents behind. One day soon maybe AVERITT will do a correction in pay.
     
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  17. LTLIndentured

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    Sefl. 67.4 per mile
     
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  18. Ted Decker trk

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    I've some linehaul rates posted on R&L board under "some linehaul rates" thread. Fairly current though we saw about a 3% bump in late May .
     
  19. toilet paper

    toilet paper Well-Known Member

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    Fed ex is around 71 SEFL, Estes and XPO are all in the upper 60 com range.
     
  20. runawaytrain

    runawaytrain Wear their scorn with pride.

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    [​IMG]
    SAIA LTL FREIGHT PAY SCALE
     
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