AU$73,698
Avg. Salary
AU$26.24
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Bus Operator is AU$26.24 per hour.

The average pay for a Bus Operator is AU$73,698 per year.

10%
AU$22.49
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AU$26.24
50%
AU$30.52
90%
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MEDIAN AU$26.24
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AU$65k
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AU$74k
50%
AU$78k
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MEDIAN AU$73,698
AU$65,000 - AU$77,670
AU$74K
MEDIAN: AU$73,698
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AU$22.49 - AU$30.52
AU$22
AU$26
AU$31
MEDIAN: AU$26.24
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$77K
Salary AU$73,698
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$47,769 - AU$76,847
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jun 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$22.49 - AU$30.52
Overtime AU$44.66
Annual Data AU$0AU$76K
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$47,769 - AU$76,847
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jun 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 34

Job Description for Bus Operator

A bus operator is the person who drives and operates buses and shuttles, typically for local area transit and transportation services and companies. Bus operators typically work regular routes but must be familiar with the areas they drive and the regular stops along them. Additionally, bus operators must be well-trained in safe driving, as well as general safety and care for the passengers they pick up and drop off.

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Bus Operator 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.

Bus Operator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$56,815

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Bus Operator

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%