Bus Operator

Bus Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$38,000
$22,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$68,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Redmond, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
5.1 years
How much does a bus operator make?
Bus Operators in America make an average salary of $38,987 per year or $18.74 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $68,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $22,000. Most Bus Operator jobs are in Finance companies and Transportation companies. Alaska, Washington, Massachusetts, Wyoming, and Montana have the highest paying Bus Operator jobs. The typical tenure for a Bus Operator is 5.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Operator
$12,693
Bus Driver
$30,859

Average Bus Operator Salary By Location

As a Bus Operator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $38,987 per year or $18.74 per hour. Redmond, WA reports the highest Bus Operator salaries at $52,452 per year. Not only that, Redmond, WA also has an average entry-level salary of $34,000. Alaska, Washington, Massachusetts, Wyoming, and Montana are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Mississippi, Florida, Kansas, New Mexico, and Arkansas.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Redmond, WA
$52,452
2
Portland, OR
$47,381
3
Antioch, CA
$46,753
4
Eau Claire, WI
$43,790
5
Stamford, CT
$42,878

Average Bus Operator Salary By Company

Bus Operators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Bus Operators are in Finance companies and Transportation companies. Microsoft and Metro Nashville are the best paying companies for Bus Operators. Also, companies like Lee County Government Transit and Lynx pay their Bus Operators very well.

Recently Added Bus Operator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
01/29/2020
$30,366
01/26/2020
$35,813
First Group
Bus Operator
01/25/2020
$29,218
First Group
Bus Operator
01/25/2020
$29,218
01/25/2020
$31,305
01/24/2020
$31,305
Port Everglades
Bus Operator
01/24/2020
$22,185
UPMC
Bus Operator
01/23/2020
$29,030
Municipality of Anchorage
Bus Operator
01/23/2020
$51,106
Transdev
Bus Operator
01/16/2020
$28,571
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