Salary for Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers

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A Transit and Intercity Bus Driver can receive an average pay level of between $28,330 - $72,750 based on experience and talent. will normally receive an average salary of fourty-eight thousand one hundred and ten dollars on an annual basis.

are compensated the highest in New York, where they can get compensation, on average, of close to $64,330. These people are compensated the highest in Public Administration, where they receive average wages of $54,990.

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Transit and Intercity Bus Drivers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Public Administration
Retail Trade
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
Transportation and Warehousing
Other Services (except Public Administration)

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Wholesale Trade
Health Care and Social Assistance
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Educational Services
Accommodation and Food Services