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How much does First Bus pay bus and coach drivers per hour?

£10.10–12.35 from 67 bus and coach drivers at First Bus

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  • Best thing

    Freedom, working closely with managers and discussions with schedulers.

    Worst thing

    The higher ups occasionally don't listen to us with issues regarding timetables or route hazards

    Driver, November 2020

    • £10.75 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
    9.0/10
  • Best thing

    The freinds you make with other drivers

    Worst thing

    As if the bosses dont listen to what we have to say

    Bus Driver, November 2020

    • £12.35 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    3.7/10
  • Best thing

    The pay is pretty good

    Worst thing

    At this moment hours of work,shift patterns, and managers

    Driver, November 2020

    • £13.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    7.0/10
  • Worst thing

    Having to concentrate 24/7
    Not doing the hours according to contract

    Bus driver, November 2020

    • £10.73 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
    7.0/10
  • Best thing

    Consistency of work. Predictability of work.

    Worst thing

    You have to work long hours for half decent earnings. Especially when being a single parent and the of source of income.

    Driver, November 2020

    • £12.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    The rapport amongst drivers

    Worst thing

    Company always looking for ways to intimidate staff and sack drivers

    Bus Driver, November 2020

    • £10.40 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    Practically your own boss

    Worst thing

    Cranky customers

    Bus driver, October 2020

    • £11.20 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    6.3/10
  • Best thing

    Good pay, friendly colleagues

    Worst thing

    General public not having understanding or compassion, last minute shift changes

    Bus driver, October 2020

    • £11.60 per hour
    • 18–20 years old
    • 1–3 years experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    Driving and working with the public

    Worst thing

    constantly under scrutiny from management

    Bus driver, October 2020

    • £12.35 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    3.4/10
  • Worst thing

    Management,the way senior management run the business.

    Bus driver, October 2020

    • £11.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    3.5/10
  • Best thing

    Weekly pay

    Worst thing

    Constant different shifts hard to get a routine

    Bus driver, September 2020

    • £10.05 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    4.4/10
  • Best thing

    Long weekends.

    Worst thing

    10 hours between shifts.

    Bus driver, September 2020

    • £11.66 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    3.1/10
  • Best thing

    Not sat at a desk

    Worst thing

    Other road users

    Bus driver, August 2020

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
    • Less than a year experience
    3.4/10
  • Best thing

    Driving

    Worst thing

    Not enough hours and irate passengers

    Bus driver, August 2020

    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • Less than a year experience
    4.8/10
  • Best thing

    Transporting people from one place to another

    Worst thing

    Traffic

    Bus driver, August 2020

    • £10.65 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    8.8/10
  • Best thing

    Being my own boss out on the road, having plenty of overtime if I want it, treated with respect and decency

    Bus driver, July 2020

    • £12.30 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    9.0/10
  • Best thing

    driving interacting with people

    Worst thing

    unsocial hours

    Bus driver, July 2020

    • £10.65 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    7.8/10
  • Best thing

    people I meet

    Worst thing

    the long hours

    Bus driver, July 2020

    • £11.42 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    4.4/10
  • Best thing

    Driving

    Worst thing

    Shifts and unsocial hours

    Bus driver, July 2020

    • £12.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    4.2/10
  • Best thing

    4 day rota

    Worst thing

    Being attacked

    Bus driver, June 2020

    • £11.40 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    4.9/10
  • Best thing

    Left to get on with it

    Worst thing

    Early starts

    Bus driver, May 2020

    • £10.75 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    8.9/10
  • Best thing

    Driving. Easy enough.

    Worst thing

    Waiting 5 years to get top pay rate.

    Bus driver, April 2020

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    7.8/10
  • Best thing

    Pay

    Worst thing

    Your just a number

    Bus driver, March 2020

    • £11.28 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    2.8/10
  • Best thing

    My job is generally good,

    Worst thing

    People who feel entitled

    Bus driver, March 2020

    • £10.10 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    6.8/10
  • Best thing

    People you work with

    Worst thing

    Running times. The way the public speak to you.

    Bus driver, March 2020

    • £11.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • 1–3 years experience
    4.2/10
  • Best thing

    Being out on the road

    Worst thing

    The pay

    Bus Driver, March 2020

    • £11.92 per hour
    • 25 or older
    • More than 3 years experience
    5.5/10
  • Best thing

    Every day is different

    Worst thing

    Just a number

    Bus driver, March 2020

    • £12.49 per hour
    • 45–54 years old
    • More than 3 years experience
    5.2/10

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