Transit Bus Driver

Transit Bus Driver Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$30,000
$19,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$46,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Metropolitan Council
Highest Paying City
Everett, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a transit bus driver make?
As a Transit Bus Driver in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $30,110 per year or $14.48 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $46,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $19,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Transit Bus Drivers are Finance companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Transit Bus Driver salaries are Alaska, Massachusetts, Wyoming, Washington, and New York. The typical tenure for a Transit Bus Driver is 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Bus Driver
$30,859
Driver
$35,518

Average Transit Bus Driver Salary By Location

Transit Bus Drivers in the United States of America make on average $30,110 a year or $14.48 per hour. Everett, WA reports the highest Transit Bus Driver salaries at $42,438 per year. Even an entry-level Transit Bus Driver makes $27,000 per year in Everett, WA. Alaska, Massachusetts, Wyoming, Washington, and New York are the highest paying states. Kansas, Kentucky, North Carolina, Arkansas, and New Mexico are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Everett, WA
$42,438
2
Saint Paul, MN
$36,786
3
College Station, TX
$36,688
4
New Brunswick, NJ
$34,117
5
Harrisonburg, VA
$34,044

Average Transit Bus Driver Salary By Company

Transit Bus Drivers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Finance companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Transit Bus Drivers at Metropolitan Council and First Group Investment Partnership report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and First Transit report highly competitive salaries for Transit Bus Drivers.

Recently Added Transit Bus Driver Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
First Group
Transit Bus Driver
01/25/2020
$42,930
First Group
Transit Bus Driver
12/31/2019
$42,930
Storer Transportation
Transit Bus Driver
12/31/2019
$31,305
First Transit
Transit Bus Driver
12/31/2019
$42,930
Transit Bus Driver
12/21/2019
$34,436
West Texas A&M University
Transit Bus Driver
12/19/2019
$25,795
11/30/2019
$26,088
First Group
Transit Bus Driver
11/26/2019
$42,930
First Group
Transit Bus Driver
11/26/2019
$29,719
Transit Bus Driver
11/26/2019
$34,436
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