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Updated Sep 28, 2022

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Found 455 of over 554 reviews

3.9
81%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
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Prime President Robert E. Low
Robert E. Low
249 Ratings

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Pros
Cons
  • "Long hours and weekends.(in 13 reviews)
  • "Long time away from home(in 7 reviews)
  • "Good and bad fleet managers; Hard to change if its a bad one; Night dispatch is a complete joke, moneys could do a better job; Company driving position is also crap; So unless you want to risk your life all the time and live in your truck, this is not the company for you.(in 6 reviews)
  • "Management” is filled with people who love exerting what little “power” they have.(in 6 reviews)
  • "Communication is horrible!(in 5 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Driver

    Sep 28, 2022 - Company Driver in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Salary was secured every week

    Cons

    Home time to enjoy family time when requested

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Ok

    Sep 28, 2022 - Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits and driver support.

    Cons

    Pay was below minimum wage

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Good company

    Sep 22, 2022 - OTR Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great training, good pay, clean facilities.

    Cons

    Some dispatchers don't listen to drivers

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Truck Driver

    Sep 19, 2022 - Class A Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great stable income a lot of money to be made with them

    Cons

    terrible dispatching and a lot of truck problems

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Working at prime

    Sep 19, 2022 - Truck Driver in Springfield, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good starter for a while

    Cons

    Low pay need to pay lore

    Continue reading
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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great Company

    Sep 16, 2022 - Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great training program.Good equipment.Amazing road assist.Great Fleet Manager.

    Cons

    Good Company that will do what they promise

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  7. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Stay away

    Sep 15, 2022 - Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Absolutely nothing this company sucks

    Cons

    You're treated like a number, and their trainers they send you in the road with are horrible

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Lost in the mix

    Sep 13, 2022 - Lease Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Large terminals Good training program Good benefits for company drivers Good home time

    Cons

    Not completely transparent about pay/pay scale Fleet managers sometimes take a while to reply due to being responsible for so many drivers Don’t respect regional preferences for company drivers Very few dedicated accounts for reefer, extremely slow accounts for flatbed that don’t respect drivers time or pay detention

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  9. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Hometime & Loads

    Sep 10, 2022 - Class A Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    • Nice facilities • New equipment & well maintained

    Cons

    • Dispatchers will mess up your hometime • Sometimes indirectly force drivers to take loads

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  10. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good start

    Sep 4, 2022 - Truck Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Train you to get your Class A CDL

    Cons

    Dispatchers are hard to work with and will shortchange you on loads Terrible work-life balance

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Prime Reviews FAQs

Prime has an overall rating of 3.9 out of 5, based on over 554 reviews left anonymously by employees. 81% of employees would recommend working at Prime to a friend and 72% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Prime employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.9 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Prime. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

81% of Prime employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Prime 2.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 4.0 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Prime to be culture, benefits, career development and the cons to be management, work life balance.

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