Summitt Trucking Owner Operator Guide

1.05 per miles+ Fuel Surchage

Receive $1.05 per mile plus fuel surcharge. Whether you have one truck or a fleet, we want to prove we can exceed your expectations. Summitt wants to be your solid partner in the Truckload Transportation Industry.



We have invested in our equipment so you can have the best OTR experience.

  • All of our trucks are 2014 or newer.
  • Most are automatic
  • All come with either a refrigerator or a cooler
  • All have power inverters
  • Some of our trucks are equipped with Tri Pacs
  • Premium interior and inner-spring mattresses
  • AM/FM Radio with Weather Band
  • Roll stability safety equipment

Competitive Pay

  • $1.05 per mile, no trailer rental + fuel surcharge
  • Accessorial Pay (see next page)
  • No startup expenses

Fuel Savings

  • National fuel discount with Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers available
  • EFS Fuel card available
  • Trailers equipped with side skirts, rear trailer tails, and air inflation systems to improve your fuel economy by up to 1 mile per gallon

The miles YOU want

  • Solo drivers average 3,000 miles per week
  • Teams average 5,500 miles per week
  • Run primarily east of the Mississippi River, with New York and Canada optional

Maintenance & Equipment

  • No tractor age restrictions
  • National tire discounts available
  • Reduced maintenance rates available through Summitt shop and national network
  • Maintenance escrow account available


  • Class A CDL with 12 months experience
  • 21 years of age
  • Safe driving record
  • TWIC Card preferred


  • Occupational Accident Insurance (available)
  • Worker’s Compensation (available)
  • Bobtail/Non trucking Insurance (available)
  • Physical Damage Insurance (recommended)
  • Passenger Policy

Lease Purchase Program

  • Choose between a
    • new Freightliner Cascadia Evolution
    • Kenworth T680

Great Home Time

  • You choose the hours you want to run – be home when you want