The estimated total pay for a Bus Driver is $54,170 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $37,434 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 $16,735 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.
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|First Student Bus Driver salaries - 508 salaries reported||$42,105/yr|
|Durham School Services Bus Driver salaries - 221 salaries reported||$17/hr|
|First Transit Bus Driver salaries - 149 salaries reported||$18/hr|
|Republic Services Bus Driver salaries - 141 salaries reported||$47,364/yr|
|First Student Bus Driver salaries - 95 salaries reported||$19/hr|
|Ryder System Bus Driver salaries - 89 salaries reported||$41,834/yr|
|Sysco Bus Driver salaries - 84 salaries reported||$39,169/yr|
|MV Transportation Bus Driver salaries - 67 salaries reported||$17/hr|
|WM Bus Driver salaries - 55 salaries reported||$44,167/yr|
|Walt Disney Company Bus Driver salaries - 51 salaries reported||$18/hr|
|Lowe's Home Improvement Bus Driver salaries - 43 salaries reported||$40,336/yr|
|SuperShuttle International Bus Driver salaries - 38 salaries reported||$40,128/yr|
|Durham School Services Bus Driver salaries - 37 salaries reported||$19/hr|
|Greyhound Bus Driver salaries - 34 salaries reported||$25/hr|
|Transdev Bus Driver salaries - 34 salaries reported||$17/hr|
|Hertz Bus Driver salaries - 33 salaries reported||$40,362/yr|
|La Petite Academy Bus Driver salaries - 31 salaries reported||$27,977/yr|
|Avis Budget Group Bus Driver salaries - 30 salaries reported||$39,645/yr|
|Ferrellgas Bus Driver salaries - 30 salaries reported||$36,777/yr|
|Cintas Bus Driver salaries - 28 salaries reported||$42,137/yr|
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The national average salary for a Bus Driver is $36,149 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Bus Driver salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2358 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Bus Driver employees.
The highest salary for a Bus Driver in United States is $50,546 per year.
The lowest salary for a Bus Driver in United States is $25,852 per year.
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