How Much Do Uber Drivers Make in Tampa?

Uber Pay Tampa Bay 2019

How much money do Uber Drivers make in Tampa, Florida?

Curious about how much an average Uber driver earns per year in Tampa, Florida?  Check out our post below for our Tampa Bay Uber Salary projections.

How much is an Uber driver’s salary in Tampa?

Our salary estimate for Uber drivers operating in & around the Tampa area is approximately $39,280 per year.

You can check out a full list of Uber pay estimates across the United States here.

Weekly Earnings for a Typical Uber Driver

An average Uber driver works around 30 hours per week.

The average trip for an Riverside Uber driver pays out $12.59, and drivers reportedly complete about 2 full trips per hour (i.e., an hourly earnings total of $25.18).

Since an average Uber driver works about 30 hours per week, the total per-week earnings are $732.00 — making a year’s salary for a driver $39,280.

Costs & Expenses

It also includes a rough projection of operating cost (fuel, maintenance, taxes, fares and tolls). However, costs differ significantly depending on vehicle type (as well as the hours & geographic areas an Uber driver chooses to operate).

Uber Tampa Hotspots & High Demand Hours

Once you’ve become an Uber driver in Tampa Bay, you can make more revenue driving near local ‘Hot Spots’ & choosing to drive at times of extremely high-demand.

Check out some of the ‘hottest’ areas in the maps below:

  • Downtown Tampa
  • Friday and Saturday (10pm-4am)


  • USF Campus
  • Friday and Saturday 4pm – 3am


Downtown St Petersburg
Friday and Saturday 10pm-3am

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