Bus Driver salary in New Jersey

Average salary
Based on 613 income tax records
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How much do Bus Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Bus Driver is $39,500 per year. This is based on data from 613 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Bus Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Bus Driver salary can vary between $17,500 to $85,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Bus Driver salary by company

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State Of New York, New Jersey
20 income tax records
$49K – $119K
NJ TRANSIT, New Jersey
198 income tax records
$36K – $87K
First GroupAmerica, New Jersey
15 income tax records
$18K – $49K

Bus Driver demographics in New Jersey

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66% are single
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34% are married
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42% have kids
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40% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Bus Drivers in New Jersey

613 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a bus driver in New Jersey is $39,500 per year. Bus driver salaries in New Jersey can vary between $17,500 to $85,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 613 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as bus driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for bus drivers in New Jersey: State of New York ($86,500 a year), NJ TRANSIT ($62,500 a year), and First GroupAmerica ($24,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for bus drivers in New Jersey: Paterson, NJ ($63,500 a year), East Orange, NJ ($59,500 a year), and Jersey City, NJ ($51,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.