Truck Driver Pay Rates and Benefits

Compensation

Class A
Days – Straight time $22/hr, Overtime $33.00/hr
Evenings / Nights – Straight time $23/hr, Overtime $34.50hr

Class A requiring a hoisting license, TWIC or a HazMat endorsement
Days – Straight time $23/hr, Overtime $34.50/hr
Evenings / Nights – Straight time $24/hr, Overtime $36/hr

Class B
Days – Straight time $21/hr, Overtime $31.50/hr
Evenings / Nights – Straight time $22/hr, Overtime $33/hr

Class B requiring a hoisting license, TWIC or a HazMat endorsement
Days – Straight time $22/hr, Overtime $33/hr
Evenings / Nights – Straight time $23/hr, Overtime $34.50/hr
*All dispatches are a minimum of 8 hours. No forced dispatch – no heavy lifting

 

Health Insurance

Tufts Health Insurance – HDL contributes 50% for a single plan and 33% for family health insurance plans.  HDL contributes 60% for a single plan after one (1) year of employment.  HDL full time (30 hrs/wk) employees are eligible for health insurance.

 

Life Insurance

Our drivers are covered with $15,000 of company paid life insurance.

 

Paid Holidays

Our drivers earn six (6) paid holidays per calendar year, providing that the driver is available to work on the day before and after the holiday and the driver has been an HDL full-time (30 hrs/week) employee for three (3) months.

 

Vacation

Drivers earn one (1) week vacation after the first year of employment, two (2) weeks after three (3) years of employment and three (3) weeks after five (5) years of employment. Vacation time is based on the average amount of hours worked per week, within 52 weeks.

 

Sick Time

Drivers accrue one (1) hour of sick leave for every thirty (30) hours worked, up to a maximum of forty (40) hours of sick leave per year.

 

Voluntary Dental Insurance

Drivers can sign up for dental Insurance through MetLife’s “Preferred Dentist Program”.

 

Voluntary Vision Plan

Drivers are eligable to sign up for MetLife’s “Vision Preferred Provider Organization Plan”.

 

Voluntary Short Term Disability Insurance

Our drivers can purchase short term disability insurance is available through MetLife.

 

Voluntary Long Term Disablity Insurance

Drivers can enroll in long term disability insurance through MetLife.

 

Voluntary Additional Life Insurance

Drivers can additional life insurance through MetLife.

 

Priceless

Our drivers choose from part-time and full-time opportunities; working with companies who are pre-screened by HDL. HDL will place you with companies who have safe equipment, safe work and treat our drivers as professionals. The HDL team will find you the right home while you remain supported by our team.


Learn more about our drivers
by viewing our video.

HDL locations can be found in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New Hampshire.