Join Melton’s premier Oklahoma and Texas regional fleet today and get all the benefits of being a Melton driver with more time at the house!

Based out of Tulsa, OK, Melton Truck Lines is known for treating its drivers like family. Melton has been running more than 65 years with a reputation of excellence and stability in the trucking industry. Melton aims to remain ahead of the competition with free on-site clinics and dentists, 24/7 driver help desk, rider and pet programs, and much more.

With our industry high new base pay, per diem plan, extra pay for tarping, OD, hazmat, and Canada loads, Melton’s pay and benefits package can’t be beat!

Over the last 67 years in business, Melton Truck Lines has a proven track record as an industry leader in pay. After doubling their tarp pay to $100 per load, this increased compensation translates to an additional $10,000 or more annually for all drivers, new or experienced.

We recently announced our NEW per mile pay! Ask for details about our NEW tarp pay, NEW training pay, and NEW fuel bonus opportunities when you speak with a recruiter. 

Paid Training:

Drivers will be placed in a customized on the job training program based on their experience. 

Pay Information:

  • 0-2 Months: 47 cpm
  • 3-5 months: 48 cpm
  • 6-8 months: 49cpm
  • 9-11 months: 50 cpm
  • 1-3 years: 56 cpm
  • 3+ years: 58 cpm
  • After 120,000 Melton miles: 58 cpm
  • After 360,000 Melton miles: 59 cpm
  • After 600,000 Melton miles: 60 cpm
  • After 900,000 Melton miles: 62 cpm
  • After 1,200,000 Melton miles: 63 cpm
  • Average Driver Made $65k-$70k in 2019, Top Driver Made $100k+


  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision coverage
  • Free $20,000 in Life Insurance
  • Free on-site health clinics and dental exams
  • 401(k) retirement program with company match
  • On-site gym, workout facilities, and personal trainer
  • Dedicated driver services team
  • 24/7 safety helpline
  • MDLive - professional medical assistance from anywhere
  • Flexible home domicile
  • Pet Program – 90 lbs or less dog or cat
  • Rider Program – 18+ years old year-round, 10+ years old during summer months

Extra Pay & Bonuses:

  • .14 CPM per diem
  • Doubled Our Tarp Pay to $100 Per Load
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • Up to $10K Tuition Reimbursement & Paid Apprenticeships  
  • Extra stop/repower pay - $25
  • .06 CPM extra for Canada and hazmat loads
  • .16 CPM extra for over dimensional loads
  • Driver referral bonus: $250-$1,000
  • CSA inspection bonuses
  • Driver Trainer/Safety Trainer/Mentor/Road Recruiter Pay


Melton Truck Lines has some of the newest equipment in the industry. The average age is 1.5 years old! Our trailers have air-ride, spread axle suspension and offer 48,000 lb. payload capacity. Melton has also added step deck trailers to our fleet! We assign trucks to individual drivers which means the truck stays with YOU even on home time. We take pride in our trucks and work to maintain the highest quality equipment.