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Bus Person Salary

$21,220 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Bus Person is $21,220 a year and $10 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Bus Person is between $17,248 and $24,135. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Bus Person. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Buses tables in restaurant, and assists waiter/waitress with service of patron.
  • Clears all dirty dishes, napkins, and leftover food items from table after patrons have finished their meal.
  • Gets table coverings, silverware, glassware, and dishes to set tables.
  • Arranges settings on tables.
Bus Person Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender Helpers

Job family population: 436,730

Estimated population of Bus Person jobs: 69,222

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Bus Person Job Listings for United States

full time bus person
May 27
Springfield, IL, USA
chesapeake seafood house
must be experienced , great tips plus wage apply in person or online
Bus Person/ Busser
Jun 5
O'Hare, IL, USA
Hyde Park Hospitality
The Bus Person is primarily responsible for aiding in the service of guests, removing used tableware, and aiding in the overall cleanliness of the restaurant. S/He will promote a safe and welcoming ...
Host / Hostess
Jun 11
Dallas, TX, USA
Performs the tasks of the cashier and/or bus person as required including cashing out guests. * Maintain and use seating chart for rotation of stations * Answer phones and guest's questions.
Bus Driver - CDL-C Public Transportation
Jun 7
Manhattan, KS, USA
Collect tickets or cash fares and keep in a safe place on Bus Operator's person or a secure place on the bus and total daily receipts. * Utilize software through the use of a tablet device in the ...
Full Time Bus Drivers
Jun 4
Versailles, MO, USA
Morgan County R-II School District
The Morgan County R-II School District is accepting applications for full-time bus drivers. ... All applications must be submitted in person at the MCR-II Administration Office located at 913 ...
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