A Bus Driver in Perth, Western Australia earns an average wage of AU$28.21 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$35,234 - AU$74,497
AU$35K
AU$55K
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$55,000
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50%
90%
AU$21.33 - AU$32.84
AU$21
AU$28
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$28.21
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$74K
Salary AU$35,234 - AU$74,497
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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AU$41,577 - AU$73,203
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data AU$0AU$44
Hourly Rate AU$21.33 - AU$32.84
Overtime AU$37.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$73K
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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AU$41,577 - AU$73,203
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

Job Description for Bus Driver

Bus drivers operate buses, transporting passengers from one place to another. There are many different types of bus drivers, from public transit to school buses; depending on their job, a driver's duties may vary.

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Bus Driver Tasks

  • Drive the bus and various passengers over specified routes according to specified time schedules.
  • Operate the bus skillfully and safely, answer questions regarding service, routes, and fares.
  • Read time schedules, street signs, traffic signs, head signs, bus passes and instructions.
  • Maintain good relations with general public, announce stops, direct and control passengers.

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Key Stats for Bus Driver

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Bus Driver Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
AU$59,000

▼9%

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 89%