What is Werner Enterprise's pay like?

Discussion in 'Werner' started by chris_karr, Jul 3, 2017.

  1. KillingTime

    KillingTime Road Train Member

    Mar 26, 2016
    Rockland, Maine
    I bet I could have. If I didn't like home as much as I do.

    Learn how to manipulate that clock. When you're not making $$$ it's not running.

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  2. pattyj

    pattyj Road Train Member

    Jul 19, 2008
    Sioux City,ia
    Clock had nothing to do with it.I blame the load planners.I was otr too.
  3. chris_karr

    chris_karr Light Load Member

    Sep 6, 2014
    Virginia Beach, VA
    FM's like drivers who stack time or drivers who stay out for weeks? I was just looking at the idea of storing my stuff for $205 in my unit and getting rid of my apartment for a couple years while I save all my money and just travel to india on my off time. Of course, she wants us to marry here, we just agreed that it was a good idea to save plenty of money so we can buy our dream home. I say 40k minimum, but that wouldn't even be high enough if I didn't have my online business that brings me to that 70k mark with the 40k.

    Of course it's not all about the money, I just love being out on the road.
  4. Chinatown

    Chinatown Road Train Member

    Aug 28, 2011
    Henderson, NV & Orient
    Seems like Abilene Motor Express would be better for you since they're headquartered in Richmond,VA
    They're doing some west coast runs now and they have regional if you want to be stuck in a certain area.
    Trucks run 72 mph.

    Holland Enterprises Inc. is another good outfit for those that like long haul coast to coast runs.
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    • Cruise Control
    • Qualcomm
    • Satellite TV and Radio
    • Air Slide 5th Wheel
    • Engine Brakes
    • Power Mirror
    • Tri-Pac APUs on every truck in fleet
    • Inverters
    • Refrigerator/Freezer
  5. CharlesS

    CharlesS Light Load Member

    Aug 9, 2013
    Depends on what you plan on doing. I think OTR is paying 35cpm for new drivers, different accounts pay different I believe. Making 40k a year shouldn't be a problem at all, hometime really depends on where your running and where home is. The closer you are to a terminal or drop yard the easier it is to route you home. Not sure how much hometime you can take at once, I think if your gone for too long they figure you aren't coming back :)
  6. Davezilla

    Davezilla Medium Load Member

    May 19, 2009
    Pay on the dedicated fleets is usually pretty good.

    Team pay is also pretty good.

    But they completely fail to discipline the solo 48 dispatchers, which makes it incredibly difficult to make a living in that division.

    If the team division is an A-, the solo 48 and regionals are lower than F. They're so low that an F does not adequately express how much they fail.
  7. 4wayflashers

    4wayflashers Medium Load Member

    Mar 14, 2014
    Looks like someone needs their hand held.
  8. LtlAnonymous

    LtlAnonymous Road Train Member

    Dec 23, 2016
    Let's just get to the point.

    How is the pay at Werner?

    Not good. Lol
  9. bzinger

    bzinger Road Train Member

    Dec 10, 2014
    omaha , ne
    There's a reason why no Omaha based driver would work for Werner ..
    Yuk !
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