Taxi Driver Salary

The average salary for a Taxi Driver in the UK is:


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Taxi Driver Salary Comparison

In 2008, the average salary for this job was £14,967.

The average salary in 2009 was £30,529, based on 17 respondents (a difference of 104% from the 2008 figure.

The average salary in 2010 was £65,077, based on 20 respondents (a difference of 113% from the 2009 figure.

The average salary in 2011 was £24,590, based on 26 respondents (a difference of -62% from the 2010 figure.

The average salary in 2012 was £22,364, based on 11 respondents (a difference of -9% from the 2011 figure.

The median salary for a Taxi Driver based on all salary survey responses is: £21,000

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About the Salary Survey Data in this survey is based on over 368,000 individual salary records. The date period for which job information was gathered varies, but is usually between 2008 - 2012. For precise date related information, custom reports may be ordered with greater granularity. Working 8 hours a day, 250 days of the year, the data suggests the hourly rate for Taxi Driver is £13.15.

Assorted Taxi Driver Salary Information

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Taxi Driver Salary By UK Region

£20,000Yorkshire and North East
£70,000South East
£40,000Northern Ireland
£19,000North West

With regard to age and impact on salary for a Taxi Driver, a statistical average weighting (that is based on how salary varies by age and not for a specific job which may vary considerably) suggests these figures: £19,728 for a worker in their 20s, £25,777 (30s), £30,512 (40s) and £30,512 (50s).
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The average salary figure above for a Taxi Driver is considered highly likely to be representative of the UK market average due to the high number of respondents who had this exact job title.

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