May 14: Rideshare driver tenure, income, and tips

Source: Ridester

Source: Ridester
Published: March 2019
n = 2,625 rideshare drivers in the US

Rideshare Driver Tenure, Income, and Tips

Circulated: May 14, 2019

Tenure:

  • 46.4% Less than 1 year

  • 23.5% 1 Year

  • 19.2% 2 Years

  • 11% 3 Years or more

Income:

  • Average income per hour: $13.70

  • Average income per hour with tips: $14.73 (+$1.03)

  • Average tip: 7% of ride

Definition of rideshare: when a vehicle driven by its owner is driven for a fee (e.g., Uber, Lyft)