A Bus Driver earns an average wage of AU$24.80 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Customer Service and Bus Driver. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$37,149 - AU$79,215
AU$37K
AU$52K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$52,238
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50%
90%
AU$20.23 - AU$31.14
AU$20
AU$25
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$25.09
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$37,149 - AU$79,215
Bonus AU$5,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,742 - AU$69,925
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75
Hourly Data AU$0AU$53
Hourly Rate AU$20.23 - AU$31.14
Hourly Tips AU$0.26
Overtime AU$23.67 - AU$53.86
Annual Data AU$0AU$69K
Bonus AU$5,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$41,742 - AU$69,925
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 275

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Pay by Experience Level for Bus Driver

Pay by Experience for a Bus Driver has a positive trend. An entry-level Bus Driver with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 219 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Bus Driver with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Bus Driver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 77 salaries. A Bus Driver with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$55,000 based on 27 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,760

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Key Stats for Bus Driver

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Bus Driver Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

▲1%

National Average
AU$53,000

▼2%

▼2%

Skills That Affect Bus Driver Salaries

Customer Service
▲16%

Bus Driver
▲14%

Safety Compliance
▲4%


National Average
AU$53,000

Driver
▼8%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 85%
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