Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Lyft Driver make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$58,389 / yrTotal Pay
$34,125 / yrBase Pay
$24,264 / yrAdditional Pay

$58,389

 / yr
$29K$135K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Lyft Driver is $58,389 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $34,125 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $24,264 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Lyft Driver salary is $34,125. Salaries can range from $28,992 - $134,841. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Lyft Driver in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $58,389.

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Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$1

$76

$1 - $76 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$4

$34

$4 - $34 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly Contractor

$4

$35

$4 - $35 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$8

$32

$8 - $32 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$6

$28

$6 - $28 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$11

$32

$11 - $32 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

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Verizon
3.9

$54K

$58K

$53,820 - $58,127 Range

Dollar General
2.8

Dollar General

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

GEICO
3.3

GEICO

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

DoorDash
3.8

DoorDash

Lyft Driver - Monthly Contractor

$2K

$2K

$1,921 - $2,088 Range

Trader Joe's
4.1

Trader Joe's

Lyft Driver - Monthly

$2K

$2K

$2,269 - $2,444 Range

Teleperformance
4.0

Teleperformance

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$13

$14

$13 - $14 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$17

$18

$17 - $18 Range

Lyft
4.0

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly Intern

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

CEVA Logistics
3.5

CEVA Logistics

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Husqvarna Group
3.7

Husqvarna Group

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

Seamless
3.4

Seamless

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

Chapman Automotive Group
3.3

Chapman Automotive Group

Lyft Driver - Hourly
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$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Epic Pharma
3.1

Epic Pharma

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Independent Contractor/Driver in United States of America

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$18

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8 days ago by a Independent Contractor/Driver with 1 to 3 years of experience

$16

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8 days ago by a Amazon Flex Driver with less than one year of experience

$18

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8 days ago by a Amazon Flex Driver with less than one year of experience

$20

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8 days ago by a MHE Driver with less than one year of experience

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$14

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8 days ago by a Driver with less than one year of experience

$5

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8 days ago by a Driver with 4 to 6 years of experience

$21

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8 days ago by a Driver with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

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8 days ago by a Uber Eats Driver with 1 to 3 years of experience

$10

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8 days ago by a Driver with 1 to 3 years of experience

$13

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8 days ago by a Dasher (Driver) with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Lyft Driver salaries

The national average salary for a Lyft Driver is $38,493 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Lyft Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 180 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lyft Driver employees.

The highest salary for a Lyft Driver in United States is $59,305 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lyft Driver in United States is $24,984 per year.

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