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Bus Driver Salary

The average rate for a Bus Driver is £9.19 per hour. 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.
£14,037 - £27,649
(Median)
£14K
£20K
£28K
MEDIAN: £19,603
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90%

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£7.34 - £11.65
(Median)
£7
£9
£12
MEDIAN: £9.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£14,037 - £27,649  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £994  
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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£14,773 - £26,028  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 344
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£7.34 - £11.65  
   
Overtime
£7.97 - £15.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£0.00 - £994  
   
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).
)
£14,773 - £26,028  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 648
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Pay by Experience Level for Bus Driver

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

Bus Driver Reviews

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.

What is it like working as a Bus Driver at First Group?

Bus Driver in Bristol:
"Hectic"
Pros: Driving new buses, and having happy customers is brilliant
Cons: Cannot run to timings due to heavy traffic, and the silly hours you get assigned to work on.

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Experience Affects Bus Driver Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

Experienced
0%

National Average
₤20,000


Skills That Affect Bus Driver Salaries

Bus Driver
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤20,000

Driver
up arrow 2%

Driving
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
20%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 15% dental benefits Dental: 6%
vision benefits Vision: 9% employee benefits None: 80%