Perks & Benefits

Driver Sign On Bonus Pay Out

$500 @ 6 Months | $1000 @ 1 Year | $1500 @ 2 Years | $2000 @ 3 Years

Driver Referral Program

Every driver that comes on receives business cards with their name to pass out to potential drivers.  $100 paid upon first dispatch; $200 paid once driver has been signed on for 30 days; $200 paid once driver has been signed on for 60 days; $1000 paid once driver has been signed on for 1 year; $1,000 paid once driver has been signed on for 2 years.

  • Pay: 75% of line haul plus 100% fuel surcharge
  • Flatbed Drivers: up to 80% of line fall plus 100% fuel surcharge
  • Full Service Lease, Truck Rate: $950/week


** Most of the trucks are 2015-2019 Freight-liner Cascadia.**
** Trucks are full coverage maintenance as long as it is normal wear and tear.  Glass is not covered.  Meadow Lark does require mid-trip inspections every 2 months.  Anything that is considered driver neglect or driver error, is the driver’s expense.**

Weekly Deductions

  • Truck Deposit: $100/week for 100 weeks for $1,000 total deposit.  Beings Monday after coverage.
  • Fuel Tax: $25.00/week  ($250 cap).  There will be an extra charge for running in Oregon.
  • Omni Unit:  $30/week continual.  Beings Monday after coverage.
  • Reserve: $50/week up to $500. Beings 2 weeks after coverage.
  • Occ Acc: $42.25/week continual.  (You can supply your own, but coverage is required.)
  • Physical Damage =  Value of truck divided by 12 x .03 ($58-$102/week)
  • Bobtail: $7.50/week

Owner Operators

  • Weekly deductions listed above excluding truck deposit.
  • Plates: $50/week per truck ($1,800 cap per truck). Begins 2 weeks after coverage.

Trailer Rent If Needed

  • $250/week for flatbed-Meadow Lark pays maintenance
  • $300/week for step deck-Meadow Lark pays maintenance
  • $550/week for reefers – Meadow Lark pays maintenance with reefer being done by supplier.
  • $215/week for Van (subject to change per terminal)

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