How much do Uber drivers make in Bakersfield?

Uber Pay Bakersfield 2016

How much money do Uber Drivers make in Bakersfield?

In the post below, we look into how much Uber drivers can earn operating in the Bakersfield, California region.

How much is an Uber driver’s salary in Bakersfield, California??

Our estimate for drivers operating in Bakersfield is approximately $36,067 per year (a complete list of Uber pay estimates by city is available here).

An ‘Average Driver’

An average Uber driver works around 30 hours per week.

The average trip for an Uber driver pays out $11.56, and drivers reportedly complete about 2 full trips per hour (i.e., an hourly earnings total of $23.12).

Since an average Uber driver works about 30 hours per week, the total per-week earnings are $693.60 — making a year’s salary for a driver $36,067.


This number includes a 20% fee taken by Uber.

It also includes a rough projection of operating cost (fuel, maintenance, taxes, fares and tolls). However, costs differ significantly depending on vehicle, driver, and a driver’s rideshare strategy.

Bakersfield High Demand Hours – 

Once you’ve become an Uber driver in Bakersfield, you can make extra money as an Uber Driver by driving during the following hours:

Friday: 6pm – 2am
Saturday: 6pm – 2am

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