Press Release

How Much Do Uber Drivers Make? It May Depend Upon Their Skill and Initiative

Today the American Action Forum (@AAF) released new research examining how much Uber drivers make. The research used Reddit data and found that the self reported hourly wages ranged from $2 per hour to $472 per hour, with a median hourly wage of $37.98, after accounting for Uber’s fees. The data demonstrates that a driver’s skill and initiative can be a major factor in determining a driver’s hourly earnings. The research concludes that regulators should be aware of the variations in pay when considering classification regimes.

Click here to read the research