Melton Truck Lines ::

About Melton Truck Lines

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.

Melton just increased its pay across the board! With our industry high new base pay, per diem plan, $5,000 tuition reimbursement, performance bonus, extra pay for tarping, OD, hazmat, and Canada loads Melton’s pay package can’t be beat.

Entry Level                                                    46¢ per mile

1-5 months OTR or 4 mos local                       47¢ per mile

6-8 months OTR                                            48¢ per mile

9-11 months OTR                                          49¢ per mile

1-3 years OTR                                               51¢ per mile

3+ years OTR                                                52¢ per mile


Paid Training:

Drivers will be placed in a customized orientation program based on their experience. We welcome recent CDL graduates and Class A CDL holders.

Our trainers are some of the best in the industry. They will teach you everything you need to know to be a successful flatbed OTR driver.



  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision coverage 
  • 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
  • Performance Bonus – Up to $5,400 Extra Per Year
  • $50 tarp pay
  • 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. 

5 reviews about this company

September 25, 2017

Great Company

by Anonymous
I have been working at Melton Truck Lines full-time (More than a year) Great management, amenities, family atmosphere, and opportunity for growth. Hard work will be recognized.
September 25, 2017

Great place to work

by Anonymous
I have been working at Melton Truck Lines full-time Friendly people, encouragement to live a healthy lifestyle, family-oriented, opportunity for advancement.
September 25, 2017

Awesome Company

by OTR Truck Driver
I have been working at Melton Truck Lines full-time (More than a year) Pay is excellent. They really care for the drivers.
September 25, 2017

Great Company, Culture for Drivers

by OTR Truck Driver
I have been working at Melton Truck Lines full-time (Less than a year) Driver benefits are great, first time I've felt like my employer really cared about me and my family. HQ is beautiful and there are plenty of perks if you're able to have your routes pass through Tulsa. Highly reccommend!
September 25, 2017

Great Company

by Current Employee
I have been working at Melton Truck Lines full-time (More than 3 years) Great company to work for. People genuinely care about each other and their jobs. Open communication between management and employees. Great office and fair compensation and benefits. Melton truly is a family!
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Melton Truck Lines
808 N. 161st E. Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74116


0 months of Class A T/T driving : $.46 cpm
1-5.999 months OTR (4 mos local) : $.47 cpm
6-8.999 months OTR : $.48 cpm
9-11.999 months OTR : $.49 cpm
1-3 years OTR : $.51 cpm
3+ years OTR : $.52 cpm


Type of Runs: OTR
Time Away from Home: 12-21 Days
Paid Orientation: Yes
Rider Programs - Spouse: Yes
Rider Programs - Child: Yes
Pets: Yes
Training Available: Yes


Cost Driver Benefits: $75
Cost Family Benefits: $350
Medical: Full
Dental: Full
Vision: Full
Retirement: Yes
Profit Sharing: Yes


Bonuses: Yes
Lay Over Pay: $50
Breakdown Pay: Yes
Tarp Pay: $50
Extra Pickup: $25

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