School Bus Driver Salaries

720 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$32,110 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$612
Range$221 - $5,883

How much does a School Bus Driver make?

The national average salary for a School Bus Driver is $32,110 in United States. Filter by location to see School Bus Driver salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 720 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by School Bus Driver employees.

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School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$16/hr

Range: $11 - $31

194 salaries

$16/hr
$11$31

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Durham School Services

$16/hr

Range: $11 - $26

94 salaries

$16/hr
$11$26

School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$18/hr

Range: $12 - $28

55 salaries

$18/hr
$12$28

School Bus Driver

Durham School Services

$38,489/yr

Range: $21K - $45K

48 salaries

$38,489/yr
$21K$45K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Durham School Services

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $21

31 salaries

$17/hr
$13$21

School Bus Driver

PTI

$26,225/yr

Range: $25K - $28K

23 salaries

$26,225/yr
$25K$28K

School Bus Driver

First Student

$37,308/yr

Range: $27K - $44K

22 salaries

$37,308/yr
$27K$44K

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School Bus Driver - Hourly

STA

$17/hr

Range: $11 - $20

21 salaries

$17/hr
$11$20

School Bus Driver

La Petite Academy

$26,671/yr

Range: $25K - $31K

15 salaries

$26,671/yr
$25K$31K

School Bus Driver

M.C. Dean, Inc.

$37,948/yr

Range: $37K - $40K

15 salaries

$37,948/yr
$37K$40K

School Bus Driver

Children Of America

$28,737/yr

Range: $28K - $35K

14 salaries

$28,737/yr
$28K$35K

School Bus Driver

Nobel Learning Communities

$34,526/yr

Range: $32K - $41K

13 salaries

$34,526/yr
$32K$41K

School Bus Driver

Towne Park

$36,679/yr

Range: $36K - $41K

9 salaries

$36,679/yr
$36K$41K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

First Student

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $27

9 salaries

$16/hr
$14$27

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

$13/hr

Range: $12 - $15

7 salaries

$13/hr
$12$15

School Bus Driver - Monthly

First Student

$1,499/mo

Range: $640 - $2K

7 salaries

$1,499/mo
$640$2K

School Bus Driver - Hourly

Wake County Public Schools

$14/hr

Range: $13 - $18

7 salaries

$14/hr
$13$18

School Bus Driver - Hourly

MV Transportation

$17/hr

Range: $14 - $21

7 salaries

$17/hr
$14$21

School Bus Driver - Hourly

STA

$16/hr

Range: $13 - $20

7 salaries

$16/hr
$13$20

School Bus Driver - Hourly

DATTCO

$17/hr

Range: $15 - $26

7 salaries

$17/hr
$15$26
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Recent Salary Reports

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$18
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$18
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$1,440
monthly
A School Bus Driver in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $1,440 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$30
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Iowa City, IA Area area reported making $16 per hour
Additional Pay
$200 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Iowa City, IA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$27
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$40,000
per year
A School Bus Driver in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$26
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$18
hourly
A School Bus Driver in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
School / School District