Melton Flatbed Truck Driver Base Pay
Melton's Base Pay Scale
At Melton, your starting pay is based on your verifiable over the road (OTR) experience.
Once you become a part of the Melton Truck Lines team, you will receive raises based on your accumulated months of OTR experience until you drive 120,000 miles with Melton. At that point, you will continue to receive raises based on the Melton miles you drive.
In 2019, our average driver made $65,000 - $70,000 based on OTR experience and our top driver in 2019 made over $100,000!
Our base pay scale is below:
|Driver's Experience Level||Pay Per Mile|
|Recent Grads/No OTR Exp/Entry Level||46 cpm|
|1-5 Months OTR Driving Experience or 4 Months Local||47 cpm|
|6-8 Months OTR Driving Experience||48 cpm|
|9-11 Months OTR Driving Experience||49 cpm|
|1-3 Years OTR Driving Experience||51 cpm|
|3+ Years OTR Driving Experience||52 cpm|
|Top Base Pay (Based on Melton Miles)||57 cpm|