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How much does a Lyft Driver make?

Updated Jun 15, 2021

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$37,620 /yr
Average Base Pay

175 salaries

$24K

Low

$38K

Average

$58K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Lyft Driver is $37,620 in United States. Filter by location to see Lyft Driver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 175 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lyft Driver employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Driver$39,765 /yr
L3
Senior Driver$36,516 /yr
L4
Driver IV$42,879 /yr
Career Path

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Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $1 - $75
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$1

$75

$1 - $75 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $3 - $32

$3

$32

$3 - $32 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly Contractor

$16

 /hr
Range: $4 - $33

$4

$33

$4 - $33 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $7 - $29

$7

$29

$7 - $29 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $6 - $26

$6

$26

$6 - $26 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $23

$11

$23

$11 - $23 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

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Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Lyft Driver
About 

$50K -$55K

$50K

$55K

$50,149 - $54,642 Range

GEICO
3.4

GEICO

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Trader Joe's
4.3

Trader Joe's

Lyft Driver - Monthly
About 

$2K -$2K

$2K

$2K

$2,126 - $2,295 Range

Teleperformance
3.4

Teleperformance

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly Intern
About 

$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

Lyft
4

Lyft

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Husqvarna Group
3.5

Husqvarna Group

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$15 -$17

 hourly

$15

$17

$15 - $17 Range

Seamless
3.5

Seamless

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

Epic Pharma
3.1

Epic Pharma

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

TAXI
4.1

TAXI

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$19 -$21

 hourly

$19

$21

$19 - $21 Range

Carber
3.4

Carber

Lyft Driver
About 

$51K -$55K

$51K

$55K

$51,302 - $55,140 Range

4.2

Lyft Capital

Lyft Driver - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent lyft driver salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$9
hourly
A Driver in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $9 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Dasher/Driver in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Self-Employed
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Driver in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$16
hourly
A Driver in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A Driver in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$800
monthly
A Driver in the Lafayette, LA Area area reported making $800 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lafayette, LA Area area
Self-Employed
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$21
hourly
A PVD Personal Vehicle Driver in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $21 per hour
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$53
hourly
A Driver Pharmacy in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $53 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A Driver in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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