How Much Do Bus Drivers Make?

On average, bus drivers make $16.23 per hour or $33,760 per year in the United States.

What Is the Typical Hourly Income for Bus Drivers?

Hourly income for Bus drivers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Bus drivers $9.15 $11.81 $15.35 $19.58 $24.46
Transportation and material moving occupations $9.21 $10.91 $14.78 $20.76 $28.50
Motor vehicle operators $9.34 $12.17 $16.82 $22.38 $28.66
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

What Is the Typical Annual Salary for Bus Drivers?

Annual salary for Bus drivers in the United States compared with other, similar careers.
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Bus drivers $19,020 $24,570 $31,920 $40,720 $50,870
Transportation and material moving occupations $19,150 $22,680 $30,730 $43,170 $59,270
Motor vehicle operators $19,430 $25,300 $34,980 $46,550 $59,610
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics