Typical Income for Bus Drivers

Hourly Income

On average,bus drivers make $16.23 per hour.

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

Annual Salaries

On average, bus drivers make $33,760 per year.

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