The average pay for a Bus Driver in Chicago, Illinois is $14.84 per hour.

$11.46 - $34.36
$11
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$34
MEDIAN: $14.84
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.46 - $34.36  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$22,567 - $70,638  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Bus Driver

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
029
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
29%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Bus Driver Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 76%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Bus Driver Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 7%

National Average
$31,000

Driver/Core Development
up arrow 17%

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 38%
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