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Bus Driver in the United States

How much does a Bus Driver earn in the United States? The average Bus Driver salary in the United States is $21,191 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $18,341 and $25,305. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Provides transportation to passengers between regions or within metropolitan areas. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Must be licensed to operate a bus. Licensing requirements depend on the state. Must have a "satisfactory" driving record.

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