Transit Operator salary in Washington

Average salary
$60,000/yr
Based on 368 income tax records
$29,000
$98,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$29,000
$98,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Transit Operators make?
The average total salary for a Transit Operator is $60,000 per year. This is based on data from 368 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Transit Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Transit Operator salary can vary between $29,000 to $98,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Transit Operator salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Federal Way, WA
16 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$65K – $76K
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Tacoma, WA
31 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$58K – $79K
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Seattle, WA
92 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$48K – $75K
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Renton, WA
19 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$54K – $73K
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Auburn, WA
10 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$52K – $72K
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Puyallup, WA
11 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$55K – $67K
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Kent, WA
19 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$46K – $72K
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Olympia, WA
11 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$39K – $60K

Transit Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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King County, Washington
233 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$54K – $78K
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Pierce Transit, Washington
36 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$55K – $69K
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Whatcom Transportation Authority, Washington
21 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$47K – $54K

Transit Operator demographics in Washington

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58% are single
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42% are married
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38% have kids
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45% own a home

Transit Operator salaries by age in Washington

$0
$16,125
$32,250
$48,375
$64,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Transit Operators in Washington

368 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a transit operator in Washington is $60,000 per year. Transit operator salaries in Washington can vary between $29,000 to $98,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 368 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as transit operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for transit operators in Washington: King County ($67,500 a year), Pierce Transit ($60,500 a year), and Whatcom Transportation Authority ($49,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for transit operators in Washington: Federal Way, WA ($71,500 a year), Tacoma, WA ($70,000 a year), and Seattle, WA ($64,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.