Experior Transport is a Chicago-based logistics leader that has been in business since 1998. Over the last two decades, the company has grown to become an industry leader and serves the entire U.S.

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The company has an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, and Experior Transport reviews from drivers are mostly positive.

Experior offers a number of services, including:

  • Less than truckload
  • Auto transport
  • Inbound truckload
  • High value freight
  • Liftgate trailers
  • Tradeshow transport
  • Expedited shipping
  • Validated cold chain

In addition to its company drivers, Experior also hires owner operators.

Experior Transport Jobs in Chicago

Experior says that its drivers enjoy “modern, high-performance equipment” as well as a work/life balance that fits their needs. Experior is one of those Chicago trucking companies that takes employee wellness and growth seriously.

The company also offers attractive amenities at their home base just outside of Chicago, including an on-site lounge, fitness area, rec room, laundry area, resting stations, showers and mail center.

Both long haul and local positions are available to both company drivers and owner operators. Drivers will be working in one of the above-listed divisions.

LTL

No-touch freight with a fast transit time. In addition to standard LTL services, the company also offers:

  • Volume LTL: For larger and heavier freight. Direct shipments.
  • Refrigerated LTL: Experior also transports frozen shipments.

High Value Freight

Drivers must follow specific guidelines and procedures to ensure that high-value cargo reaches its destination on time and in one piece.

Trailers are specially equipped for this type of cargo, and redundant security devices are also used.

Tractors and trailers are embedded with GPS units. Routes are pre-planned to avoid high-risk areas, and dispatch will be available 24/7 while shipments are in transit.

Validated Cold Chain

For shipping biotechnology and pharmaceutical products. Drivers must follow standard operating procedures, and trailers are thermal mapped. GPS monitoring will be employed for each route.

All cold chain transport drivers receive special training for this type of freight.

Inbound Truckload

Regional position for truckloads headed into the Chicagoland area.

Expedited

Experior offers same day, next day and second day air freight to their customers. Those working in the expedited department must be prepared to meet swift deadlines for customers with top priority shipments.

Auto Transport

Drivers may haul autos using either open or enclosed trailers.

Tradeshow Transport

A specialized service and team with a focus on delivering on-time, damage-free shipments. This department offers full load, volume and LTL time-critical transport.

In addition to these services, Experior also offers:

  • Intermodal services through their network with all major railroads
  • Double drop, flatbed, step deck, overweight and over-dimensional loads

Drivers have a variety of opportunities to work with different types of shipments and along different routes.

Pay Scale and Benefits

Experior offers opportunities for steady miles and career growth, but what about your salary?

How much can you expect to earn driving with Experior, and what kind of benefits do they offer?

You won’t find any salary information on the company’s website, but we did manage to find some data on Indeed.com and one other third-party site.  

Experior Transport driver pay

Based on their salary information, drivers earn an average of:

  • $67,914 per year

We find it to be a competitive rate for company drivers in the Chicago area.

Experior drivers also enjoy a number of benefits which further add to their compensation:

  • Healthcare benefits
  • Paid vacation time
  • Performance-based bonuses
  • Dedicated driving manager
  • Consistent home time
  • 24/7 dispatch assistance
  • One-week paid training for new employees
  • Six-week paid training for driving school graduates

Owner-operators can earn as much or as little as they like with ample work hours available in the midwest.

According to Experior, top solo owner operators earn more than $225,000 per year.

There’s no forced dispatch, and runs are tailored to meet your needs. Owner operators enjoy steady, consistent freight that’s 99% no-touch. Settlements are paid weekly, and direct deposit is also available.

They offer group insurance rates for occupational accident and bobtail insurance. The Transflo program also ensures that your paperwork always arrives on time. Drivers also enjoy:

  • Discounted fuel program
  • ExBase plate program
  • Secure parking at their Alsip terminal

Owner operators are also free to use the company’s luxury driver lounge.

If you don’t have your own truck yet, Experior has a company-sponsored leasing program with guaranteed in-house financing.

Drivers say that Experior is a productive, fun place to work with friendly co-workers. They love the driver lounge, which offers comfortable beds and showers. They praise the family-oriented nature of the business and enjoy the catered lunches. Some drivers complain about management, but this is a common complaint with most trucking companies.