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Bus Driver Salary
in Buffalo, New York

$44,498 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$1,055

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bus Driver is $44,498 a year and $21 an hour in Buffalo, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Bus Driver is between $32,955 and $54,096. 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 Buffalo, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Buffalo, New York, 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:
$51,585
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Buffalo, New York

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Description: Buffalo is the second largest city in the U.S. state of New York and the largest city in Western New York. As of 2018, the population was 256,304. The city is the county seat of Erie County and a major gateway for commerce and travel across the Canada–United States border, forming part of the bi-national Buffalo Niagara Region. The Buffalo area was inhabited before the 17th century by the Native American Iroquois tribe and later by French settlers. The city grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of immigration, the construction of the Erie Canal and rail transportation, and its close proximity...

Bus Driver Job Listings for Buffalo, New York

Bus Driver
Jul 5
Depew, NY, USA
WNY Bus Co.
WNY Bus Co. is currently looking for both BIG & SMALL BUS DRIVERS to join our team. We offer both competitive wages and benefits such as vacation time, sick pay, bereavement pay, paid holidays ...
Bus Driver
Jun 7
Buffalo, NY, USA
Trailways of New York
Outstanding benefits for Bus Drivers include: paid vacation; paid holidays; 401k with Company match; excellent health, dental and vision insurance; bus pass for travel on our lines; and safety ...
Part Time School Bus Driver - $3,000 Sign-On Bonus Available!
Apr 30
Buffalo, NY, USA
First Student
Now Hiring Part-Time School Bus Drivers in Buffalo, NY At First Student, our Bus Drivers are an integral part of the communities they serve. They are committed to safety, customer service and have ...
Truck Driver - Great Home Time - Earn Up to $70.5 CPM - Great Benefits
Jul 17
Buffalo, NY, USA
Saia - Line Haul
Now Hiring CDL-A Truck Drivers Earn Up to 70.5 CPM - Excellent Benefits If you're seeking a rewarding career in a fast-paced and challenging industry, then Saia is the place for you. Saia has a long ...
Truck Driver - Avg $1300/Wk - $8000 in Bonuses - 4 Weeks Paid Vacation
Jul 11
Buffalo, NY, USA
Celadon - Company Drivers
Celadon is Hiring CDL-A Company Drivers $8,000 Bonus + 4 Weeks Paid Vacation Each Year We will meet or beat your CPM. PLUS, Guaranteed Miles: 2400/week in first 90 days! We want your experience and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bus Driver is $44,498 a year and $21 an hour in Buffalo, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Bus Driver is between $32,955 and $54,096. 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 Buffalo, New York.

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Bus Driver Job Listings for Buffalo, New York

Bus Driver
Jul 5
Depew, NY, USA
WNY Bus Co.
WNY Bus Co. is currently looking for both BIG & SMALL BUS DRIVERS to join our team. We offer both competitive wages and benefits such as vacation time, sick pay, bereavement pay, paid holidays ...
Bus Driver
Jun 7
Buffalo, NY, USA
Trailways of New York
Outstanding benefits for Bus Drivers include: paid vacation; paid holidays; 401k with Company match; excellent health, dental and vision insurance; bus pass for travel on our lines; and safety ...
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