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Melton Flatbed Truck Additional Driver Pay

Attention, Drivers, Melton Has Doubled Our Tarp Pay to $100 Per Load. This Adds Over $10,000 to Driver Pay Annually. Call 888-336-0437 now for details.

Additional Pay Opportunities

Extra Pay Opportunities Pay
Tarp Pay $100/load
Over Dimensional Loads 16 cpm
Hazmat Loads 6 cpm
Canada Loads 6 cpm
Extra Pick Up/Drop/Repower $25
Clean DOT Inspections $25
NYC Borough Pay $75
Holiday Pay (6 Holidays) $30
Layover Pay $50/$75
Breakdown Pay Varies
Vacation Pay 1-3 Week's Pay

Tarp Pay

Melton drivers receive $50 to tarp a load and $50 to untarp a load.

Canada Load Pay

Melton drivers receive an extra 6 cpm on top of their base pay for any load going in to or out of Canada.

Extra Pick Up/Drop Pay/Repower

Melton drivers receive an additional $25 to pick up another load or cross Canada’s border.

Clean DOT Inspection Pay

Melton drivers receive an additional $25 for any clean DOT inspections.

NYC Borough Pay

Melton drivers receive an additional $75 for traveling in to the NYC boroughs. Traveling in NYC is less than 1% of our freight.

Holiday Pay

Drivers receive an additional $30 per day for paid holidays, including New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Layover Pay

Drivers receive $50 after 24 hours and $75 each additional 24 hours of waiting after your last “Empty Call” request.

Breakdown Pay

Melton does our best to keep our trucks rolling with top of the line maintenance and 24/7 outside repair, but sometimes things happen that are out of our control or take longer than normal to repair. The amount of breakdown pay will be determined on a case by case basis.

Vacation Pay

Drivers receive one week of paid vacation after one year of employment, two weeks after two years, and three weeks after ten years. Vacation pay is based on average weekly wages and is paid on a regular pay check.

Per Diem Program

Ask about our new Per Diem Program that can increase your take home pay by $2,500-$6,000 annually.