How do you charge as an Owner Operator? Mileage or percentage?

Discussion in 'Ask An Owner Operator' started by opiedhoom, Apr 20, 2021.

  1. opiedhoom

    opiedhoom Bobtail Member

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    Hi! Dear Trucker Friends
    I am looking to get best advice that as an Owner operator what is best way to work, is it by miles or by percentage? or get own authority and get loads myself through broker?

    Thanks Guys
     
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  3. Midwest Trucker

    Midwest Trucker Road Train Member

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    My vote goes to own authority. Ymmv
     
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  4. slow.rider

    slow.rider Road Train Member

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    Owner op mileage deals are least likely to be decent. Companies have huge incentive to try to send you on high paying, low MPH runs. Get yourself a taste of the action.
     
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    By a cheap Honda Civic and deliver pizzas ... better $$$
     
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