The average rate for a Bus Driver is £9.89 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.

£14,336 - £29,866
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £20,189
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£8.01 - £12.46
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MEDIAN: £9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£10K£20K£30K
Salary
£14,336 - £29,866  
   
Bonus
£51.52 - £2,207  
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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£15,734 - £28,173  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 391
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£6£12£18
Hourly Rate
£8.01 - £12.46  
   
Hourly Tips
£0.81  
Overtime
£8.58 - £15.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£12K£24K£36K
Bonus
£51.52 - £2,207  
   
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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£15,734 - £28,173  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 769
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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

National Average: £20,693

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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



Late-Career
0%

National Average
₤21,000


Skills That Affect Bus Driver Salaries

Driving Licence
up arrow 21%

Driving
up arrow 7%

cpc
up arrow 5%

Bus Driver
up arrow 3%

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

Safety Compliance
0%

National Average
₤21,000

pcv licence
up arrow 3%

Driver
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 7%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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