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    Averitt Announces Pay Increase for Regional Truckload Dry Van and Flatbed Drivers

    June 4, 2021

    June 7, 2021 – COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – As part of its continued 50th anniversary celebration in 2021, Averitt Express has announced another pay enhancement this year for drivers.

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    Topics: Careers, Drivers, 50th anniversary

    Celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week 2019

    September 4, 2019


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    Topics: Drivers

    Averitt Named Top Workplace for Women In Transportation

    November 7, 2018

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Averitt Express has been named a "Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation" by the Women In Trucking  (WIT) Association. The honor recognizes companies in the transportation and logistics industry that embody a corporate culture that is supportive of gender diversity. 

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    Topics: Awards, Recruiting, Drivers

    Averitt Enhances Mileage Rate For Regional Drivers

    June 7, 2018

    Averitt Express recently announced pay enhancements for newly hired regional truckload drivers.

    Experienced over-the-road driving associates will now start at 46 cents per mile. For drivers with less than six months of experience, this rate will begin after they complete one of Averitt’s training programs.

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    Topics: Drivers

    Averitt Express Certified As On-The-Job Training Employer For Military Veterans

    September 14, 2017

    COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Last year, Averitt Express committed to hiring 1,200 military veterans by 2020. To assist in that effort, Averitt is now offering an On-The-Job Training (OJT) program that is approved for veterans benefits.

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    Topics: Veterans, Recruiting, Drivers

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