Barr-Nunn Officially Raises Owner Operator Pay Again

February 23, 2011

Granger IA, 2/23/2011- Barr-Nunn Transportation again announced its “Pure Pay” raise for Owner-Operators, which will be effective February 21, 2011, raising the base rate to $0.98 cents loaded and $0.70 cents empty. Barr-Nunn also announced a raise for its hazmat endorsed owner-operators on the Band Pay Program.

These new pay raises combined with other features of Barr-Nunn’s Band Pay Owner Operator package such as the Performance Bonus of $800 or $975 every 30,000 paid miles, 100% fuel discounts and a strong fuel surcharge on all miles create an incredible opportunity for successful Owner Operators to earn even more.

“Our obligation to Independent Contractors extends far beyond the support we provide them from the home office. We are always looking for ways to not only help temper rising fuel and other related costs, but to show our continued appreciation for the work they do.” says Jeff Blank, Director of Recruiting.

About Barr-Nunn: Celebrating its 28th year, Barr-Nunn Transportation Inc. is regarded as one of the country’s best-managed truckload carriers. They have been the industry innovator in driver pay and benefits packages for years. Barr-Nunn has a reputation for respecting its drivers and working diligently to anticipate and meet their needs.

For more information about Barr-Nunn Transportation visit their website at: or call 888-999-7576.