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Bus Driver Salary
in Colorado, United States

$45,316 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bus Driver is $45,316 a year and $22 an hour in Colorado, United States. The average salary range for a Bus Driver is between $33,561 and $55,091. On average, a Less Than HS Degree is the highest level of education for a Bus Driver. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Drives bus to transport passengers over specified routes to local or distant points according to time schedule.
  • Assists passengers with baggage and takes tickets or cash fares.
  • Regulates heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort.
  • Adheres to local traffic regulations.
  • Requires a commercial driver's license.
Bus Driver Job Prevalence in Colorado, United States

Job family: Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Job family population: 507,340

Estimated population of Bus Driver jobs: 149,904

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Colorado, United States

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Description: Colorado ( (listen), other variants) is a state of the Western United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains. It is the 8th most extensive and 21st most populous U.S. state. The estimated population of Colorado was 5,695,564 on July 1, 2018, an increase of 13.25% since the 2010 United States Census.The state was named for the Colorado River, which early Spanish explorers named the Río Colorado for the ruddy silt the river carried from the mountains. The Territory of Colorado was organized on February...

Bus Driver Job Listings for Colorado, United States

School Bus Driver (CDL)
Jun 19
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Goodwill Staffing
School Bus Driver - Education - Colorado Springs 80906 - $15.00/hour Position Summary: * Goodwill Staffing is seeking School Bus Driver. This opportunity is a split shift picking up students in the ...
Bus Driver Trainee
Jun 17
Denver, United States
Adams 12 Five Star Schools
Job Title Bus Driver Trainee Hours Per Week 40 Months Per Year 12 District Name ADAMS 12 FIVE STAR SCHOOLS School / Location Name BusSvc:Transportation 1350 E.126th Avenue, Thornton, Colorado ...
Courtesy Bus Driver -Hertz -DIA
Jun 5
Denver, CO, USA
The Hertz Corporation
General Responsibilities The Courtesy Bus Driver is an essential member of the airport location team and is the brand ambassador, providing the fastest, easiest, and most valued experience to our ...
Math Language Arts SPED Biliteracy, Custodian, Bus Drivers
Jun 8
Steamboat Springs, United States
Steamboat School District
... bus driver's license. • Able to meet all DOT regulations for drivers including ability to successfully pass employment drug test and physical exam. • Able to pass physical and written exams as ...
Lead Courtesy Bus Driver
Jun 20
Denver, CO, USA
The Hertz Corporation
Job ID 175625 \# Positions _1_ Category Driving - Bus Division RAC Position Type Regular Full Time
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