Uber Pay Memphis 2020
How much money do Uber Drivers make in Memphis?
We examine the question of how much Uber drivers make operating in Memphis, Tennessee.
How much is an Uber driver’s salary in Memphis, Tennessee?
Our estimate for drivers operating in Memphis is approximately $38,594 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 $12.37, and drivers reportedly complete about two full trips per hour (i.e., an hourly earnings total of $24.74).
Since an average Uber driver works about 30 hours per week, the total weekly earnings are $742.20 — making a year’s salary for a Memphis-based Uber driver $38,594.
This yearly total includes a rough sense of operating cost (fuel, maintenance, taxes, fares and tolls). However, costs differ significantly depending on vehicle, driver, and a driver’s rideshare strategy.
Memphis High Demand Areas –
Make More Money as an Uber Driver in Memphis by driving in ‘Hot Spot’ Locations
If you want to make even more money as an Uber driver in Memphis, operate at or near these locations in the Memphis region:
Friday & Saturday Demand is Extremely High in Memphis:
Memphis Weekend Uber Demand Map
- Downtown – mostly near Beale, as well as South Main and Harbor Town
- Midtown – near both Overton Square and Cooper-Young
Memphis Weekday Uber Demand Map
- Along Poplar in East Memphis (from Germantown to Overton Square)
- At the airport