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CFI OTR
Adventure on the Open Road

CFI’s truckload fleet has been a staple of shippers for more than 66 years. From our start with two trucks in Joplin, Missouri in 1951 to today’s 2,000 trucks and locations across North America, we have always prided ourselves on our reliable capacity and superior service.

CFI –  Truckload Services

CFI is a trusted provider of time-definite dry-van truckload transportation throughout the United States and Canada, with extensive cross-border Mexico coverage through CFI Logistica. Our truckload fleet has been a staple of shippers for more than 65 years.

Drive for CFI

When you work for CFI as an over-the-road (OTR) driver — a job sometimes referred to as long-haul trucking — you can expect a life of adventure on the open road. It’s a lifestyle that does require you to be away from home, but in exchange, it gives you the freedom to explore the far reaches of our country while also making a great living.

CFI is looking for experienced solo and team company truck drivers.

Average annual income for solo drivers is $64,000 and for team drivers is $121,703 (per team). This pay rate includes base pay, safety bonus and a productivity bonus.

*Based on average 2020 W-2 income.

When you drive for CFI, you can count on:

  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • Practical mile pay
  • Reliable home time
  • Consistent freight
  • Northeast bonus pay
  • Rider program
  • Pet program
  • CFI Performance+ bonus program
  • Electronic logs (e-logs) used by full fleet

Team Drivers

Experience better pay, consistent miles and newer equipment with CFI TEAMS! Working as a team means you always have a helping hand to share responsibilities and someone who will lend support in a challenging situation. Our customers request teams on a regular basis to keep their freight continuously moving. This means that team equipment typically has a quicker trade cycle compared to solo equipment.Team driving means flexibility in hours and consistent miles. Interested professional drivers can sign up with a team partner or we can help you find one through our Team Match program.Additional benefits of running team include:• 20,000 sign on bonus / split
• Avg 5,000 miles weekly or more
• Paid on time weekly
• Drive newer equipment average tractor age 1.9 years
• Full benefits – Medical, Dental, Vision 401k Match
• Mileage incentive up to an additional .04cpm
• Hazmat pay an additional .06cpm
• Increased availably of freight
• More drop and hook loads
• Longer length of haulTeam drivers can live up to 250 miles apart.

Student Drivers – Become a Professional Driver

CFI offers several routes to becoming a professional over-the-road (OTR) driver. We’ll help you start the process, whether or not you have already earned your Class A commercial driver’s license (CDL).The average annual income for student drivers is $40,930.* Certain driving school requirements must be met in order to qualify. As a bonus, active military members and veterans can use their U.S. GI Bill benefits to supplement their income. Up to $1,300 per month the first six months and $1,100 per month the remaining six months, during their training and apprenticeship year.

Tuition Reimbursement

If you’re working toward obtaining your CDL to begin your driving career at CFI, we’ll make your monthly tuition payments for the first 12 months of employment and then pay off the remainder of your tuition, up to $5,000 total.

Company-paid Tuition

With a 12-month commitment to drive for CFI, qualified students can now receive fully paid tuition to attend driving school in Missouri. We’ll even cover your room and board for the duration of the four-week course.