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Owner Operators

Great partners are great for business. At J.B. Hunt, we prioritize drivers — company and independent — because we know you keep our company and country moving.

We are proud to offer owner operator driving opportunities that give you the compensation you want and the miles you need. Partner with J.B. Hunt to receive 24/7 support with a dedicated fleet manager, dedicated customers for better utilizations and consistent freight. Owner operators also find substantial discounts on fuel, maintenance, parts and more when they contract with us.

Owner operators will receive paid detention, access to an industry-leading freight base and primarily drop and hook freight at shippers and receivers. We offer partnerships within our Intermodal and Truckload divisions. Call one of our owner operator specialists today to get started: 1-866-384-7130 .

Owner Operator Compensation Plans: Truckload

J.B. Hunt offers owner operators a choice of two compensation plans.

Traditional Mileage Plan

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    Competitive rates: loaded and empty
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    Flexible fuel surcharge, paid on loaded and empty miles
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    No forced dispatch
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    Plates, permits, tolls and lumpers paid by J.B. Hunt

Basic Percentage Plan

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    Percentage of gross load revenue, paid on all loaded miles (Varies; please call 1-866-384-7130 for details.)
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    100% pass-through of shipper's fuel surcharge
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    Qualcomm, maintenance, fuel and required escrow deducted weekly
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    No forced dispatch

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Owner Operator Compensation Plans: Intermodal

J.B. Hunt has local and regional opportunities for owner operators at our rail ramps across the country. Our compensation plans vary based on location, so call 1-866-384-7130 to learn about openings near you. Our intermodal owner operators benefit from the following:
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    Paid base plates, permits and tolls
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    Discounts on fuel, maintenance, tires and parts
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    Access to J.B. Hunt's expansive freight base
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    Company-owned and maintained chassis
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    Onsite maintenance at most ramps

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Our knowledgeable placement specialists will gladly detail the distinctions between these plans to help you determine which is right for you. Call 1-866-384-7130 to speak with us today.