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Massachusetts subcontracting rates?

Discussion in 'Networking' started by rmartin, Oct 24, 2003.

  1. rmartin

    rmartin Member
    from mass
    Messages: 68

    Anyone from Mass know what the going rate is for subcontracting plows? What will a company pay to hire me with a 1 ton truck and 8' mms fisher?
  2. gordyo

    gordyo Senior Member
    Messages: 527


    Welcome to Plowsite:waving:
    I would suggest that you go down to the network forum and look through a few pages. There are a few companies on there looking for subs in Massachusetts and if you are in one of there areas you could probably get hooked up with one of them as a sub, unless you already have an in somewere.
  3. Joey D

    Joey D Senior Member
    Messages: 280

    Where in MA are you? I plow for a guy localy as a sub and he pays well.
  4. MLI

    MLI Member
    from Boston
    Messages: 53

    Im in Mass. and I need subs!!

    If your close to the South Shore....drop me a line.....I'm looking for subs. Rates are $50-$60 per hr. depending on what you have for set up. Pay is within 24 hrs. 781-337-3571. Ask for Mike:drinkup:
  5. rmartin

    rmartin Member
    from mass
    Messages: 68

    central mass

    i am located in central mass---auburn area
  6. Emerscape

    Emerscape Member
    Messages: 58

    we have a few stores in the auburn and worcester area. we pay $65 per hour for a one ton with a 9 foot blade.. and start plowing at 2 inches but often scrape on lower amounts. Pay is within 30 days however
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2005
  7. usmcdvl007

    usmcdvl007 Junior Member
    from 01610
    Messages: 3

    New plower in MA, rates question????

    Im new in the plowing game and would like to know what fair paying rates are for front end loader operators and 1/2 ton truck drivers. I recently started plowing for a company, im an equipment operator by trade, and im using the company's equipment. I sometimes operate a front end loader and sometimes drive a 1/2 ton truck and would like to know what rates are like for a starting person. i have over 10 yrs experience operating havy equipment, and driving for well over 20.

    Thanks in advance,
    Semper Fi!
  8. snow2011

    snow2011 Junior Member
    Messages: 11

    so what are the advantages and disadvantages for both parties?