Base Pay: Loaded or Empty Solos up to $.41 cpm

Monthly Bonuses: You’ll be able to earn more money in the monthly bonus program. If you have a down month for one reason or another; you can recover and make a bonus the very next month. No more waiting on quarterly bonuses.

  • 10,000 miles $.01cpm
  • 10,500 miles $.02cpm
  • 11,000 miles $.03cpm
  • 12,000 miles $.04cpm

Stop Off Pay:   First Stop ..... $20       Second Stop ..... $30       Any Additional Stop ..... $40

Layover Pay: $96.00 after 24 hours

Detention Pay: $16.00/hour (Paid in 15 minute increments after 1 hours; $84.00 maximum)

We raised your per mile rate on shorter trips. These shorter trips are a necessity to service our customers and we want you to succeed financially while we accomplish unmatched service.

Short Haul Pay:

  • 1 to 50 miles $.60 additional pay per mile.
  • 51-100 miles $.40 additional pay per mile.
  • 101- 200 miles $.12 additional pay per mile.
  • 201 to 300 miles $.05 additional pay per mile.

Unload Pay: 100% No Touch Freight

This NEW PAY PACKAGE is in addition to Smith Transport’s other outstanding advantages including:

  • Chromed out Peterbilt & Freightliners all equipped with APUs
  • 400 new trailers
  • Weekly or bi-weekly home time
  • Outstanding medical benefit package
  • Paid Orientation
  • Bring a Buddy to Orientation and get a $1000 referral bonus
  • No Forced NYC, No Hazmat, No Canadian Freight


• 0-6 Months: 1 week
• 1 year: 1 week
• 3 years: 2 weeks
• 8 years: 3 weeks

Hiring Area Map

Hiring area

Interested in Driving for Smith?

Give us a call at 866-265-3718 or click here to apply online!


our drivers



Mike Bell

The winner of the 2013 "DRIVER OF THE YEAR" is Mike Bell. Mike has been with us since 10/24/01 and resides with his wife in VA. Mike was additionally inducted into the Golden Eagle Million Mile Club this year, and is one of top performing Driver Mentors. He has been instrumental in moving the Mentor program forward by assisting any and all new drivers that join Smith Transport. His 100% on time service performance, combined with his outstanding safety performance, clearly demonstrate that he is - Dedicated to Excellence!