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Team drivers are important to Tyson Foods because they help transfer our products and take care of our customers’ needs.  Team drivers can take advantage of Tyson Foods large network, consistent freight patterns, and a great pay and benefits package.  Our team drivers average approximately 5,500 miles per week.

 

Team Drivers Pay Package (Effective March 13, 2016)
TEAM DRIVERS
EXPERIENCE START 1 YEAR 2 YEARS 3 YEARS  4 YEARS 5 YEARS  6 YEARS 7 YEARS
0-1 year $0.44 $0.45 $0.46 $0.47 $0.48 $0.49
$0.50 $0.52
1+ years $0.46 $0.47 $0.48
$0.49 $0.50 $0.51 $0.51 $0.52
   
 
Team Pay Package (Effective March 13, 2016): 
 
  • 0-1 years of verifiable experience start at $.44 cpm split, after 1 year with Tyson Foods go to $.45 cpm split, 2 years Tyson seniority go to $.46 cpm split, 3 years Tyson seniority go to $.47 cpm split, 4 years Tyson seniority go to $.48 cpm split, 5 years Tyson seniority go to $.49 cpm split, 6 years Tyson seniority go to $.50 cpm split, and after 7 years Tyson seniority will go to current top pay of $.52 cpm split. 
  • 1+ years OF verifiable experience start at $.46 cpm split, after 1 year with Tyson Foods go to $.47 cpm split, 2 years Tyson seniority go to $.48 cpm split, 3 years Tyson seniority go to $.49 cpm split, 4 years Tyson seniority go to $.50 cpm split, 5 years Tyson seniority go to $.51 cpm split, and after 7 years Tyson seniority will go to current top pay of $.52 cpm split.
  • Top pay currently at $.52 per mile split.

 

Incentive Pay Package:

  • All single trips less than 500 miles will be paid an additional $.03 per mile
  • All single trips less than 250 miles will be paid an additional $.06 per mile

 

Home Time:

  • Variable to your choice and company availability
  • One (1) day off for every six (6) days out on the road. All equipment must be parked at the nearest plant and / or terminal.

 

Other Pay:

  • Holiday Pay: Nine (9) paid holidays at $130.00 per holiday
  • Layover Pay: $100.00 after the first 18 hours and not repositioned over 200 miles
  • Unloading Pay: Tyson Foods pays for loading and unloading. Driver may have to locate a lumper and get fees approved by dispatch and / or sometimes load or reload if lumpers are not available. 
  • Drop and Pickup Pay: Multi drop loads/pickups are $18.00 on all pickups or drops. No pay for single drop or pickup.

 

Vacation:

  • 1 week after 1 year
  • 2 weeks after 3 years
  • 3 weeks after 10 years
  • 4 weeks after 20 years
 
Safety Bonus:
  • Safety Compliance pay is extra $0.01 per mile paid quarterly based on
    • No preventable accidents or incidents
    • Minimum of 24,000 miles driven for the quarter
    • Employed for entire quarter
    • No roadside inspections with defects
 
All of the above is subject to change.