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OTR Reefer Trucking Jobs in Missouri Experienced OTR Truck Drivers Wanted

Join Brakebush Transportation to be a part of a trucking fleet that is committed to keeping high standards and providing quality service. All of the 73 trucks and 230 trailers in our fleet are equipped with modern, driver-friendly features that make time on the road more efficient and comfortable. Brakebush also provides unmatched employee benefits such as competitive pay, insurance coverage, and guaranteed regular time at home. While your mileage may vary, many of our drivers earn over $100,000 annually.

We are looking for experienced, professional Missouri OTR drivers with excellent driving records to join us. We treat our drivers with respect and expect them to do the same for our customers, products, and other motorists.

Reefer Trucking Jobs Missouri

About Our Refrigerated Trucking Company

We are an industry-leading team that produces & delivers high-quality chicken products across the United States. Drivers at Brakebush enjoy great benefits and above-average pay since we are privately owned with no obligations to shareholders. See more reasons Brakebush Transportation would be great for you including our full pay and benefits packages below. Apply online or contact us with questions—we'd love to hear from you.


Additional Reasons to Drive for Brakebush

  • Private fleet with newer trucks
  • Driver-friendly amenities including sleeper cabs, scale & toll bypass, and more
  • Top-rated logistics support
  • Offered regular time home of at least 36 hours
  • Rider and pet policies
  • & more!


Brakebush is hiring in all Missouri counties including:

St. Louis County | Jackson County | St. Charles County | Greene County | Clay County | Jefferson County | Boone County | Jasper County

Pay Rate:

  • Base Rate: $.60 per Practical Mile
  • Team Base Rate: $.33 per Practical Mile
  • Plus Performance Incentive: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • Plus Per Diem: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • East Coast Premium: $.10 per Practical Mile
  • Team East Coast Premium: $.05 per Practical Mile
  • Paid Weekly

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+ Bonuses:

  • $15 per hour detention pay after two hours
  • $12.50 per hour layover pay with a 24 - hour maximum of $165
  • Quarterly Safety Bonus: up to $.01 per Practical Miles
  • Quarterly Fuel Mileage Bonus: top achievers generally earn more than $500.00 per quarter
  • PC Miles Bonus: up to $.01 per Practical Mile
  • Annual Safety Bonus: After driving 250,000 safely, drivers can receive an additional $.001 per mile for all safe driving miles driven in their career at the company.


NEW Progressive Stop Pay Schedule:

  • 1st Stop Single - $30
  • 1st Stop Team - $15
  • 2nd Stop Single - $50
  • 2nd Stop Team - $25
  • 3rd Stop Single - $100
  • 3rd Stop Team - $50
  • 4th Stop & Additional Single - $150
  • 4th Stop & Additional Team - $75


Brakebush received National Health Care Award for 2019 by the National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions

  • Health Insurance Health Saving plan & FLEX plan available
  • Life Insurance Basic term - company will provide coverage of $10,000 with option to purchase more
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • DOT Physical Reimbursement
  • Wellness Center for employees and family on medical plan
  • Paid Benefit Time (Vacation/Sick Days) 0 - 2 years: 13 days/yr
    2 - 10 years: 18 days/yr
    10 - 18 years: 23 days/yr
    18+ years: 28 days/yr
  • 401k - Company match
  • Holiday Pay Eight paid holiday per calendar year
  • Optional add-ons: Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
    Short Term Disability & Illness Plan
    Long Term Disability & Illness Plan

Missouri Trucking Facts

Now is a great time to be a truck driver, especially at Brakebush Transportation. Many of our team members average well above annual earnings for Missouri truck drivers. And with a growing inventory, we're continuing to hire more qualified drivers from across the state.


  • $81,092 average truck driver salary (2022)


  • +5% projected job growth of heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2018-2028)


  • 42,450 estimated heavy and tractor-trailer truck drivers (2020)


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Driving Distance to our Nearest HQ for Reefer Trucking Careers in Missouri

Reefer driving jobs (starting location) Distance to our closest HQ (Wisconsin) Driving distance in hours
Kansas City 509 miles 8 hours
St. Louis 633 miles 9.9 hours
Springfield 420 miles 7 hours
Columbia 580 miles 9.2 hours
Independence 512 miles 8 hours
Lee's Summit 491 miles 7.9 hours
O'Fallon 628 miles 10 hours
St. Joseph 565 miles 8.6 hours
St. Charles 636 miles 9.9 hours
St. Peters 628 miles 10 hours
Blue Springs 513 miles 8 hours
Florissant 640 miles 10 hours
Joplin 352 miles 6 hours
Chesterfield 617 miles 9.7 hours
Jefferson City 594 miles 8.9 hours
Cape Girardeau 617 miles 9 hours
Wentzville 619 miles 10 hours
Oakville 628 miles 9.9 hours
Wildwood 607 miles 9.5 hours
University City 629 miles 9.9 hours