Bus Driver salary in Tennessee

Average salary
Based on 367 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Bus Drivers make?
The average total salary for a Bus Driver is $29,500 per year. This is based on data from 367 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Bus Driver and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Bus Driver salary can vary between $17,000 to $62,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Bus Driver salary by company

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Davidson Transit, Tennessee
31 income tax records
$25K – $83K
Midsouth Transp Mgmt, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$27K – $61K
Chattanooga Area Regional Transp, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$46K – $71K
Ktrans Management, Tennessee
25 income tax records
$30K – $51K
Metro Nashville Public Schools, Tennessee
23 income tax records
$23K – $49K
Williamson County Schools, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$23K – $46K
Durham D&M, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$18K – $34K
Clarksville-Montgomery County School System, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$17K – $28K

Bus Driver demographics in Tennessee

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63% are single
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37% are married
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43% have kids
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38% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Bus Drivers in Tennessee

367 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a bus driver in Tennessee is $29,500 per year. Bus driver salaries in Tennessee can vary between $17,000 to $62,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 367 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as bus driver.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for bus drivers in Tennessee: Davidson Transit ($57,500 a year), Midsouth Transp Mgmt ($53,500 a year), and Chattanooga Area Regional Transp ($52,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for bus drivers in Tennessee: Knoxville, TN ($40,500 a year), Antioch, TN ($40,500 a year), and Nashville, TN ($38,000 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.