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Pay and Benefits


Driver positions at Stoughton Trucking, Inc. include both company drivers as well as lease and owner-operators with good potential weekly earnings. We schedule you so when you drive for Stoughton Trucking, Inc., you get more hometime.

Company Driver Benefits

Drivers with 2 or more years experience receive:

  • $.40/mile
  • Stop/Pickup Pay $25 after the 1st (stop off)
  • Tarp/Untarp Pay $40
  • Life and Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Dental and Medical Insurance

Owner-operator Benefits

All drivers are required to meet all DOT requirements and operate legally. We run flatbed and van freight.

Stoughton Trucking, Inc. Provides

  • $.90 per mile, ALL Dispatched Miles
  • Extra stop/pickup pay (after 1st, freight only) $35
  • Tarp/Untarp Pay $35
  • Fuel surcharge on all dispatched miles
  • Over-the-road fuel discounts
  • Shop discounts
  • Plates, permits and fuel taxes paid
  • Pre-Pass paid
  • Tolls Paid
  • Authorized lumpers paid
  • Omnitrac Satellite Communication System Paid
  • Liability and cargo insurance paid
  • Group truck insurance rates available
  • No forced dispatch
  • Home most weekends

Owner Operator Responsibilities

  • Comp, collision and bobtail insurance
  • Fuel
  • Tractor maintenance/repairs
  • Heavy vehicle use tax
  • Tarps, chains, straps, binders, etc. Flatbed equipment is NOT required because of our “no forced dispatch” policy, but can limit the freight offered. These items may be purchased through our shop.

Optional Benefits

  • ComCheck Program
  • Direct Deposit
  • Bulk fuel rates (Stoughton, Wisconsin and White Pine, Tennessee Terminals)
  • On-site shop (Stoughton, Wisconsin Terminal)
  • 10% above cost on parts purchased

Lease Purchase Plan

A lease purchase plan is available with used equipment.  This plan requires you to lease back to Stoughton Trucking, Inc.  and adhere to all of the requirements of the lease. Stoughton Trucking, Inc.  provides all the same items as in the Owner Operator Program above.