The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Cab Driver is $9.89.
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$8 - $20
$14,658 - $43,420
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Job Description for Cab Driver
A cab driver is a person who operates a taxi or car for hire. Cab drivers typically work as part of a cab company. Depending on the employer and city, the driver will typically be dispatched to pick up riders and accounts and transport them to their respective destinations. Most cab drivers are paid via a metered system, in which the price a fare pays is determined by an electronic meter set within the car. Some jurisdictions and companies use set fares to areas like airports. In some cities, ca…Read more
Cab Driver Tasks
- Drive, clean, and maintain fleet or privately owned vehicle.
- Maintain an approved driving record and licensing requirements.
- Maintain accurate knowledge of roadways and routes.
- Pick up and transport customers.
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Pay by Experience Level for Cab Driver
An early career Cab Driver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.23 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Cab Driver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.00 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Cab Driver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $0.00 based on 10 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.
Years of Experience
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