Hunt Transportation Jobs Receives Top-Paying Carrier Designation
The National Transportation Institute, publishers of the National Survey of Driver Wages has awarded Hunt
Transportation it's coveted Top Pay Carrier designation.
Online PR News – 21-June-2013 – The National Transportation Institute, publishers of the National Survey of
Driver Wages has awarded Hunt Transportation it's coveted Top Pay Carrier designation. To earn this elite
award a carrier must qualify in three critical categories that together make professional driving a rewarding
and secure career choice. The categories are top tier pay, benefits and carrier stability. Hunt Transportation
jobs ranked in the highest group for driver pay and benefits while Crete Carrier Corporation, Hunt's corporate
parent, ranked in the highest group for financial stability.
NTI's survey benchmarks thousands of driver pay packages and evaluates carriers on the basis of excellence
in three key categories: driver pay, health and retirement benefits, and financial stability. The results of the
evaluation process are weighted into a single index number and ranked against other carriers, creating a
select group of top paying carriers.
"Hunt Transportation is committed to providing drivers with one of the top compensation packages in our
industry," said Tonn Ostergard, Crete Carrier Corporation President and CEO. "We're honored to receive the
Top Pay Carrier recognition. Retaining and attracting safe, experienced drivers ensures we're able to
continue to deliver superior service to our customers on a daily basis."
In addition to great compensation and benefits (including medical, dental, and vision plans), the debt-free
Crete Carrier family of companies also boasts industry low turnover and top CSA scores.
"Hunt Transportation's flatbed trucking jobs is certainly an industry employer of choice in these three areas,
which all drivers are looking for when deciding where they'd like to work," said Gordon Klemp, President of
NTI. "We're proud to recognize Hunt Transportation as one of the nation's best for its total compensation
package with our Top Pay Carrier designation. Their addition as a Top Pay Carrier strengthens an already
"We believe that a driver looking for a career would be well served to work for a carrier like Hunt where they
know they among the best paid drivers, have health care and retirement plans that are first rate, work for a
financially sound organization that will be around, and don't have to be concerned about being targeted for
inspections because their carrier is a leader in safety and compliance." Klemp concluded.
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