A Bus Attendant earns an average wage of $10.15 per hour. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s wage. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$17,000 - $35,000
$24K
MEDIAN: $24,000
50%

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$8.40 - $15.38
$8
$10
$15
MEDIAN: $10.15
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Salary
$24,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$17,219 - $32,397  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$8.40 - $15.38  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$9.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$12K$24K$36K
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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$17,219 - $32,397  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Bus Attendant

Bus attendants must have a great deal of patience to work with children of all ages, as they are responsible for the safe transportation of everyone riding on a bus. Not only do bus attendants work on the bus itself, but some may also ensure the safety of children when crossing the street and help them load and unload items onto the bus.

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Bus Attendant Reviews

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

Bus Attendant in Germantown:
"Very Fulfilling. I Love The Children."
Pros: I love the children mostly. I enjoy the driver and I love helping the children.
Cons: Not being paid through the summer when school is closed.

Key Stats for Bus Attendant

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
046
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Bus Attendant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$21,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
dental benefits
None: 63%
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