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Bus Driver salary in the United States

Average total salary*
$31,500/yr
Average per year
$31,500
Average per year
$31,500
$17,000
Total salary range**
$70,500
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Based on 14,646 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Bus Drivers make in the United States?
The average total salary for a Bus Driver in the United States is $31,500 per year. This is based on data from 14,646 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Bus Driver in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$31,500
Average per year
$31,500
$17,000
Total salary range**
$70,500
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Based on 14,646 income tax records from TurboTax

Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Mta Bus Company, Queens County, NY
13 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$64K – $92K
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Sc Valley Transportation Authori, Santa Clara County, CA
13 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$73K – $84K
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State Of New York, Queens County, NY
21 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$61K – $94K
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Alamedacontra Costa Transit D, Contra Costa County, CA
12 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$69K – $88K
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Oahu Transit Services, Honolulu County, HI
49 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$65K – $82K
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Mabst Operating Authority, Kings County, NY
14 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$67K – $79K
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Pierce Transit, Pierce County, WA
13 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$57K – $68K
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SEPTA, Delaware County, PA
17 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$56K – $72K
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Sacramento Regional Transit, Sacramento County, CA
28 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$49K – $69K
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Hns Management Company, Hartford County, CT
17 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$56K – $66K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Urban Honolulu Metro Area, HI
68 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$52K – $80K
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
162 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$41K – $72K
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New York Metro Area, NY
754 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$35K – $65K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
284 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$34K – $54K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
84 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $57K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
323 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$30K – $52K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
84 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$34K – $48K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
360 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$29K – $51K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
212 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$30K – $56K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
163 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$30K – $51K

Bus Driver demographics

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67% are single
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33% are married
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46% have kids
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24% own a home

Bus Driver salaries by age

$0
$8,000
$16,000
$24,000
$32,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Bus Drivers

14,646 full-time salaries from 2019

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*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.