BAYLOR TRUCKING HONORS U.S. HEROES WITH PAY INCREASE
November 11, 2016 –
Baylor Trucking is proud to announce the expansion of its Veteran’s
Recognition Program with a pay increase honoring all of those who have served.
Baylor Trucking, Inc. is saluting America’s driving professionals who
have served in the Armed Forces with an additional $.01 per mile increase, $1
per hour for local drivers and a 1% salary increase for all office
associates. The pay increase is expected
to provide an additional $50,000 to Military Veterans at Baylor and additional
earnings for new hires.
sacrifices these brave men and women have made for our country, this program is
another way our company can say thank you,” said Cari Baylor, president of
Baylor Trucking, Inc.
The Veteran’s Recognition Program at Baylor continues to expand. Veteran drivers are issued specially wrapped trucks
decorated with the U.S. flag, the Constitution and patriotic themes. Company Drivers and Independent Contractors
are applauded with Veteran ceremonies by Baylor team members. Each Veteran receives a star truck decal
notating his/her branch of service.
Veterans returning from recent deployment are provided specialized
training to further develop their truck driving career.
Cari Baylor had the opportunity to spend time with General Stanley
McChrystal and questioned, “What can we do to support those coming home?”
McChrystal’s response, “Hire them.”
Inspired by the General, Baylor has strived to develop one of the nation’s
strongest programs to develop career paths for America’s Veterans. The new pay differential is another step to making