Hiring CDL-A
Owner Operators

CDL-A Owner Operators Earn

$225,000 per year+ revenue

Sign-on and Drive


Load Board Access

Book up to 5 loads in advance

Next Step: Speak to Recruiter

*Pay varies by route, location, experience level, and performance.

Why Drive for

Why Drive for DB SCHENKER?

At DB Schenker, CDL-A Owner Operator truck drivers can count on outstanding support, plenty of freight and reliable pay. Why? Because we’re 100% committed to providing a positive driver experience and focused on offering top rewards to help you grow your business.


With extensive freight networks, load boards and steady pay, DB Schenker allows CDL-A Owner Operators like you to control the growth of your own businesses, letting you decide how and when to work!

Reliable Pay

  •  Annual pay: $225,000+ revenue
  •  Weekly pay: $4,500+ revenue
  •  Top 25% earn $5,000+ revenue weekly
  •  Up to $2,500 in Down Payment Assistance for Lease Purchase, ask recruiting for details
  •  Retention bonus, up to $1,500, for Owner Operators

Owner Operator Freedom

  •  Self-dispatch, be trusted to do the work an Independent Contractor knows how to do
  •  Book up to 5 loads in ADVANCE with exclusive access to our load board

Additional Benefits

  •  Generous fuel discount program (up to $.60 cents per gallon off at the pump)
  •  Spot Quoted Freight with potential for very high revenue per load
  •  No trailer fees or hidden fees you wouldn’t expect
  •  Free E-ZPass
  •  Paid Lumpers, when needed
  •  We’ll help you start your business with plates and permits
  •  Paid Orientation

Owner Operator Teams

  • Part of an existing team? Maximize your earning potential!
  • Earn $10,000+ weekly split
  • Run coast to coast, mostly western US

*Pay varies by route, location, experience level, and performance.

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