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School Bus Driver Salaries

684 SalariesUpdated May 11, 2021

Average Base Pay
$33,489 / yr
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How much does a School Bus Driver make?

The national average salary for a School Bus Driver is $33,489 in United States. Filter by location to see School Bus Driver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 684 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by School Bus Driver employees.

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School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$17/hr

Range: $4 - $34

239 salaries

$17/hr
$4$34

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Durham School Services

$16/hr

Range: $5 - $27

123 salaries

$16/hr
$5$27

School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$18/hr

Range: $9 - $29

95 salaries

$18/hr
$9$29

School Bus Driver

Durham School Services

$39,706/yr

Range: $22K - $50K

82 salaries

$39,706/yr
$22K$50K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

STA

$17/hr

Range: $11 - $21

33 salaries

$17/hr
$11$21

School Bus Driver

PTI

$27,232/yr

Range: $26K - $29K

23 salaries

$27,232/yr
$26K$29K

School Bus Driver

La Petite Academy

$27,695/yr

Range: $26K - $32K

15 salaries

$27,695/yr
$26K$32K

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School Bus Driver

M.C. Dean, Inc.

$39,405/yr

Range: $38K - $42K

15 salaries

$39,405/yr
$38K$42K

School Bus Driver

Children Of America

$29,841/yr

Range: $29K - $37K

14 salaries

$29,841/yr
$29K$37K

School Bus Driver

Nobel Learning Communities

$35,852/yr

Range: $34K - $43K

13 salaries

$35,852/yr
$34K$43K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

STA

$16/hr

Range: $11 - $20

12 salaries

$16/hr
$11$20

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Wake County Public Schools

$14/hr

Range: $10 - $18

12 salaries

$14/hr
$10$18

School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$16/hr

Range: $15 - $28

10 salaries

$16/hr
$15$28

School Bus Driver

Towne Park

$38,087/yr

Range: $37K - $42K

9 salaries

$38,087/yr
$37K$42K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Krapf Bus

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $21

9 salaries

$18/hr
$14$21

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Fulton County Schools

$18/hr

Range: $8 - $22

8 salaries

$18/hr
$8$22

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

$14/hr

Range: $12 - $16

8 salaries

$14/hr
$12$16

School Bus Driver - Hourly

MV Transportation

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $22

8 salaries

$17/hr
$15$22

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Illinois Central School Bus

$16/hr

Range: $12 - $22

8 salaries

$16/hr
$12$22

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Logan Bus Company

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $21

7 salaries

$18/hr
$16$21

Recent Salary Reports

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

$1,350
monthly
A School Bus Driver in the Olympia, WA Area area reported making $1,350 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Olympia, WA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$16
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Laramie, WY Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Laramie, WY Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
School / School District
$15
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Grand Junction, CO Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Grand Junction, CO Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Manchester, NH Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester, NH Area area
 
Part-time
51 to 200 employees
$15
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Utica, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Utica, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A School Bus Monitor in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
School / School District