How much money do Lyft drivers make in Sacramento?
Lyft Pay Sacramento – Sacramento Lyft driver Salary
How much do Lyft drivers make in Sacramento?
We estimate that a typical Lyft driver’s salary in the Sacramento area is approximately $35,068 per year.
Lyft Driver Hours & Expenses in Sacramento
Assuming that an average Sacramento-based Lyft driver works thirty hours per week, it is possible to estimate the earnings of a Sacramento Lyft driver:
- An average trip for a Lyft driver pays out approximately $11.24 in the Sacramento area.
- Lyft drivers are able to complete about two full trips per hour (i.e., a total of $22.48).
Since an average Sacramento-based Lyft driver works about 30 hours per week, their total earnings amount to approximately $674.40 per week.
This equates to a yearly salary of $35,068 for a Lyft driver in Sacramento.
Driver Expenses in Sacramento
A Lyft driver’s revenue in Sacramento is a gross salary estimate (and does not factor in Lyft’s commission, or other operating costs, including vehicle maintenance, taxes, fuel, etc).
However, costs differ significantly by vehicle (and driver) – revenue-intake also depends on when and where Lyft drivers choose to operate (see list of hotspots below).
Best Locations for Lyft Drivers in Sacramento:
- Downtown Sacramento
- Highland Park
- Oak Park
- Sacramento International Airport
Best Times for Lyft Drivers in Sacramento:
- 8:00pm – Midnight
Weekday High-Demand Hours:
- Morning: 5:00am – 8:00am
- Evening: 4:45pm – 6:15pm