Company Driver Compensation

New Pay and Pay Packages November 2017!

Great Pay, Great Miles, Great Home Time! Come Home to Hornady!

Driver Pay Scale:

  • 6 – 12 Months OTR, 3 MONTHS + FB Experience: 46 CPM
  • 6 Month Recent FB Experience, similar commodities: 47 CPM
  • 13 – 24 Months Experience: 50 CPM
  • 25 – 36 Months Experience: 52 CPM
  • 36+ Months Experience: 53 CPM

Additional Pay Package Increases:

  • $40 Tarp Pay
  • $60 Layover Pay
  • $15 Detention Pay
  • $50 Breakdown Pay for hours 6 through 24 and $75 per additional day

Our Top Performers are averaging 2,200 and more in loaded miles. 

Guarantee Pay Program:

Starting on March 16, 2018 settlement, we will offer to all Linehaul 1 & 2 drivers a guaranteed weekly gross minimum pay determined by your pay bracket. THose earning .46 to .50 will be protected at $1,000 a week. Those earning .52 & .53 will be protected at $1,100 a week. Those earning .54 to .56 will be protected at $1,200 a week. The only necessary requirements to qualify for this program are to continue to meet the current minimum expectations. 


Sign-On Bonus: 
Qualified flatbed drivers will receive a $2,500 Sign-On Bonus. All OTR drivers can qualify for a $1,000 Sign-On Bonus. Driver provisions and payout events will apply.

Orientation/Training Pay: 

We have increased our 4 day orientation pay for an experienced flatbed driver to $1,000.00. Hornady considers an experienced flatbed driver to be someone with at least 6 months of flatbed experience in the last year or 1 year of flatbed experience in the last 3 years and will be assignable at the end of orientation. For those drivers that need additional training, Hornady is offering $750 for Orientation. Lunch is provided during orientation week along with a single occupancy room.

Additional Pay Programs:

  • Tarp Pay
  • Detention pay
  • Stop off pay
  • Layover pay
  • Breakdown pay
  • Over dimension pay
  • Paid loaded and empty the same
  • Driver referral pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Clean Inspection Bonus
  • Hornady Rewards Program

Per Diem Tax Savings

To help increase your wages and reduce your taxable earnings, we offer a daily $59 Per Diem tax savings. For some drivers, Per Diem provides additional take home earnings equivalent to an extra “four cent” for all miles run. A driver that is single and claiming just one deduction, earning $1,035 for the week, may see a tax savings of over $4,900 for the year or over $94 weekly.