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Rate per hour for my truck?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by DuallySnoPusher, Nov 21, 2006.

  1. DuallySnoPusher

    DuallySnoPusher Senior Member
    Messages: 114

    I was asked to sub for a company that promised me that i could plow as long as i wanted during a storm. I have never been a sub always done my own thing and he asked me what i would run my truck and salter for per hour? All commercial

    Ford F350 Dually Diesel Long Bed
    8.5 Western
    Western Tornado Salter

    Any info would be great!!
  2. Jay brown

    Jay brown PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,783

    up here in north Mo very luck to get $50. that's what i pay my sub w/ his 74 hp bobcat w/ 9 footer. most guys are getting around $25-$30
  3. CTerrySGD

    CTerrySGD Member
    Messages: 64

    That would be very low for my area. You'd see 70-85 an hour in the Philadelphia area......

    Good luck!

  4. DuallySnoPusher

    DuallySnoPusher Senior Member
    Messages: 114


    Thanks i really appreciate the input!!
  5. polarplowing

    polarplowing Member
    Messages: 59

    Up here in Grand Forks, ND I'm getting $60 per hour with my Cummins and 8'2" Boss. Have had no complaints and have plenty of customers at that price.
  6. jce4isu

    jce4isu Senior Member
    Messages: 289

    in des moines im getting 60 pr hr with a 7"6

    WALKERS PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,138

    :) Cincinnati is paying $65.00 HR for subs thats just in the truck no salt. It is $50.00 for quads and $30.00 for the walk or ground guys. Thats what the pay you per man now what you pay your help is a different question.:)
  8. rfed32

    rfed32 Senior Member
    Messages: 473

    im about 40mins outside of philly and guys would get 65-85 for the plow then another 50-100 depending on salt spreader....tailgate less v box more...and not payin for salt...at least thats what our one truck got...86 chevy 1ton dump with 8.5' meyers and a vbox in the bed...one lot the whole time...we got the 85 for the truck 90 for the salt...but i dunno what others are going for...we put all our trucks on that lot but mine and i do his driveways with my truck....
  9. SnowGuy73

    SnowGuy73 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 24,868

    $55.00-$60.00 an hour.
  10. itsgottobegreen

    itsgottobegreen PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,351

    $80 an hour