How Much do Bus Drivers Make in Utah?

Do bus drivers in Utah make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Utah bus drivers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, bus drivers in Utah earn an average of $37,780 a year, equivalent to $18.16 an hour.

This is 18% less than bus drivers nationwide and 24% less than the typical Utah worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
  • This does not include school bus drivers who are a separate category
Utah Bus Driver Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $23.97 $49,870
75th $20.66 $42,970
50th $18.01 $37,470
25th $15.63 $32,510
10th $13.68 $28,450
Utah Bus Drivers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Ogden $18.10 $37,640
Salt Lake City $18.44 $38,360
Utah Bus Driver Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $18.16 $37,780
2018 $17.43 $36,240
2017 $16.00 $33,280
2016 $15.75 $32,760
2015 $15.13 $31,470
2014 $15.08 $31,370
2013 $15.46 $32,150
2012 $15.36 $31,940
2011 $15.75 $32,750