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A Partnership Business Built On Success

As an owner-operator, you have the freedom to control your own business. Our owner-operator program is built to allow drivers to take the next step in building their business and maximize their business’ earning potential. From bonus programs to flexibility, we feel that our owner-operator program offers a great platform for business owners that share the same values as we do.


Owner-Operator Program Details:

  • Starting compensation rate from $1.07/mile to $1.20/mile loaded & empty*
  • Compensation rate increases at 3, 6, and 12 months of continuous safe driving, with increases every 6 months after – up to the cap**
  • Fuel surcharge paid (loaded and empty)
  • Paid base plates & permits
  • Optional discount fuel network
  • Incentive opportunities
  • Stop pay
  • 100% lumper reimbursement
  • No hazmat
  • Paid reefer fuel & paid tolls
  • Passenger plan


Business Earnings Opportunities:

$500 – First 30 Days Under Contract Program

We understand that the first 30 days of your contract are important. That's why we want to reward your dedication. If you voluntarily elect to make your tractor available for the first 30 days of your agreement, we will pay you $500.

$500 – Calendar Month Program

Why only be compensated for your hard work and dedication for the first month? If you voluntarily elect to make your tractor available every day for a calendar month, we will pay you $500.



  • Valid CDL-A
  • Minimum 21-years-old
  • Owned or Leased Truck (Late-model leasing opportunities available through TransAm’s affiliate***)

*Starting compensation rate is dependent on verified safe driving experience. Terms and conditions apply. Contact TransAm for details.

**Compensation rate increases are based on continuous safe driving and quarterly safety class completion. Terms and conditions apply. Contact TransAm for details.

***ONE Leasing, a separate and distinct company from TransAm Trucking, offers equipment for lease to its clients. Contact ONE Leasing directly for more details and to see if this is right for your business. Leasing equipment through ONE Leasing is strictly optional for owner-operators.

All amounts stated herein represent gross compensation, and may be subject to authorized deductions. Nothing contained herein is any warranty or guarantee of the amount that an owner-operator will actually earn. There are many factors that can significantly affect the amount an owner-operator will actually earn and the success of an owner-operator’s business. TransAm Trucking is an Equal Opportunity Employer and expects the same of its owner-operators with respect to their own employees.