Summitt Trucking Owner Operator Guide

1.15 per miles+ Fuel Surchage

Receive $1.15 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.

Competitive Pay

  • $1.15 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