The average rate for a Bus Driver is £9.93 per hour. A skill in Driving Licence is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

£14,424 - £30,038
£14K
£21K
£30K
MEDIAN: £20,510
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£8.13 - £12.36
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£10
£12
MEDIAN: £9.98
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£11K£22K£33K
Salary
£14,424 - £30,038  
   
Bonus
£0.50 - £4,768  
Total Pay (?
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£16,120 - £28,364  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 323
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£8.13 - £12.36  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.81  
Overtime
£8.75 - £15.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£0.50 - £4,768  
   
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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£16,120 - £28,364  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 655

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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 $20,000 based on 600 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 $22,000 based on 206 salaries. An experienced Bus Driver which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 216 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 $21,000 based on 74 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £20,897

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Bus Driver Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Bus Driver?

Bus Driver in Northampton:
"It Can Be A Bit Stressful Dealing With Passengers."
Pros: I love driving, meeting people and dealing with them .
Cons: Passengers can a bit stressful some times.

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Key Stats for Bus Driver

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Bus Driver Salaries

▲7%

▲4%

National Average
₤21,000

▼1%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Bus Driver Salaries

Driving Licence
▲14%

▲7%

Bus Driver
▲2%

cpc
▲2%


Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
₤21,000

Safety Compliance
▼1%

pcv licence
▼4%

Driver
▼5%

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 80%
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