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What is the average salary for Taxi Drivers in the United States?

Taxi Drivers earn an average hourly wage of $12.35. Hourly wages typically start from $8.40 and go up to $18.01. Taxi Drivers earn an average salary of $25,690 per year. Salaries typically start from $17,470 and go up to $37,470.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Taxi Drivers in the United States earn:

$18.01 an hour $37,470 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Taxi Drivers in the United States earn:

$14.23 an hour $29,600 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Taxi Drivers in the United States earn:

$11.16 an hour $23,210 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Taxi Drivers in the United States earn:

$9.30 an hour $19,350 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Taxi Drivers in the United States earn:

$8.40 an hour $17,470 per year

Historical salary for Taxi Drivers in the United States

Taxi Driver salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Taxi Driver Salary in District of Columbia $15.99 $33,250 # 1
Taxi Driver Salary in New York $15.22 $31,660 # 2
Taxi Driver Salary in Connecticut $14.51 $30,170 # 3
Taxi Driver Salary in Alaska $14.43 $30,010 # 4
Taxi Driver Salary in Nevada $13.96 $29,030 # 5
Taxi Driver Salary in Washington $13.94 $29,000 # 6
Taxi Driver Salary in New Jersey $13.81 $28,730 # 7
Taxi Driver Salary in California $13.56 $28,190 # 8
Taxi Driver Salary in Colorado $13.43 $27,930 # 9
Taxi Driver Salary in Massachusetts $13.11 $27,260 # 10
Taxi Driver Salary in Hawaii $13.04 $27,130 # 11
Taxi Driver Salary in Delaware $12.95 $26,930 # 12
Taxi Driver Salary in Rhode Island $12.88 $26,790 # 13
Taxi Driver Salary in Minnesota $12.74 $26,500 # 14
Taxi Driver Salary in New Hampshire $12.71 $26,430 # 15
Taxi Driver Salary in Maryland $12.66 $26,340 # 16
Taxi Driver Salary in Virginia $12.53 $26,060 # 17
Taxi Driver Salary in Tennessee $12.08 $25,130 # 18
Taxi Driver Salary in Illinois $11.94 $24,830 # 19
Taxi Driver Salary in Utah $11.76 $24,460 # 20
Taxi Driver Salary in North Dakota $11.70 $24,330 # 21
Taxi Driver Salary in Pennsylvania $11.69 $24,310 # 22
Taxi Driver Salary in Texas $11.51 $23,940 # 23
Taxi Driver Salary in Kansas $11.45 $23,820 # 24
Taxi Driver Salary in Vermont $11.42 $23,760 # 25
Taxi Driver Salary in Arizona $11.42 $23,750 # 26
Taxi Driver Salary in Missouri $11.31 $23,530 # 27
Taxi Driver Salary in Oregon $11.28 $23,460 # 28
Taxi Driver Salary in Alabama $10.95 $22,780 # 29
Taxi Driver Salary in Ohio $10.90 $22,670 # 30
Taxi Driver Salary in Wyoming $10.89 $22,640 # 31
Taxi Driver Salary in Nebraska $10.84 $22,550 # 32
Taxi Driver Salary in Iowa $10.83 $22,530 # 33
Taxi Driver Salary in Louisiana $10.82 $22,500 # 34
Taxi Driver Salary in Florida $10.80 $22,470 # 35
Taxi Driver Salary in South Dakota $10.80 $22,470 # 36
Taxi Driver Salary in Wisconsin $10.75 $22,360 # 37
Taxi Driver Salary in North Carolina $10.74 $22,330 # 38
Taxi Driver Salary in Kentucky $10.71 $22,280 # 39
Taxi Driver Salary in South Carolina $10.63 $22,110 # 40
Taxi Driver Salary in Montana $10.62 $22,080 # 41
Taxi Driver Salary in Michigan $10.57 $21,990 # 42
Taxi Driver Salary in Maine $10.46 $21,760 # 43
Taxi Driver Salary in New Mexico $10.44 $21,710 # 44
Taxi Driver Salary in Indiana $10.36 $21,560 # 45
Taxi Driver Salary in Georgia $10.27 $21,350 # 46
Taxi Driver Salary in Arkansas $9.96 $20,710 # 47
Taxi Driver Salary in Idaho $9.95 $20,700 # 48
Taxi Driver Salary in Oklahoma $9.94 $20,680 # 49
Taxi Driver Salary in West Virginia $9.78 $20,330 # 50
Taxi Driver Salary in Mississippi $9.20 $19,140 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics