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School Bus Drivers

Transport students or special-needs clients by bus.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Below the statewide median
$16.70 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

Above statewide average
Growth rate:  8%    Read more about outlook

Education:

High school diploma or equivalent is typical for entry. National Data

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Inspect motor vehicles.
  • Drive passenger vehicles.
  • Follow safety procedures for vehicle operation.
  • Notify others of emergencies, problems, or hazards.
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Job Title Examples:

School Bus Driver/Custodian
School Bus Driver/Teacher Assistant
Special Education Bus Driver

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