Lyft Driver Salaries

Updated Sep 26, 2021



Base Pay Average

186 Salaries


Additional Pay Average:




$2,224 Avg

Cash Bonus

Reported in 23 salaries

$55 - $20,520 Range

$424 Avg

Stock Bonus

Reported in 2 salaries

$55 - $794 Range

$55 Avg

Profit Sharing

Reported in 1 salaries

$55 - $55 Range

$73 Avg

Commission Sharing

Reported in 2 salaries

$55 - $92 Range

$643 Avg


Reported in 47 salaries

$55 - $6,673 Range

How much does a Driver at Lyft make?

The typical Lyft Driver salary is $34,154 per year. Driver salaries at Lyft can range from $4,627 - $113,899 per year. This estimate is based upon 186 Lyft Driver salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods. When factoring in bonuses and additional compensation, a Driver at Lyft can expect to make an average total pay of $34,591 per year.


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Lyft Salary FAQs

The average salary for a Driver is $40,399 per year in United States, which is 18% higher than the average Lyft salary of $34,154 per year for this job.

The salary trajectory of a Driver ranges between locations and employers. The salary starts at $43,773 per year and goes up to $45,321 per year for the highest level of seniority.

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