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Average salaries over $70K: Old Dominion hiring 800 truck drivers

Thomasville-based trucking company Old Dominion Freight Line is on a hiring spree, looking to bring on more than 800 new truck drivers in the next three months.

THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Thomasville-based Old Dominion Freight Line is looking to hire 800 licensed truck drivers over the next three months, according to a report by Triad Business Journal. 

The company says the hiring spree is in response to increased demand for deliveries as COVID-19 recovery continues. 

All new truck driver hires will be non-union, full-time employees with average annual salaries ranging from $73,000 for pick-up and delivery drivers and $99,000 for line haul drivers. Old Dominion is offering a $5,000 signing bonus for qualified Class A CDL truck driver candidates.

Old Dominion has more than 1,200 jobs currently open, including drivers, dock workers, and clerical positions. 

Read more on the Triad Business Journal's website.