Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Prospects: Very Favorable

*According to projected annual openings and year-over-year growth

Transport students or special clients, such as the elderly or persons with disabilities. Ensure adherence to safety rules. May assist passengers in boarding or exiting.

Number of positions

2012: 11,800    2014: 12,370

Annual job postings

New: 280    Replacement: 200
(Total: 480)   

Salaries in NYC

Starting at:
Up to:

Educational requirements

Minimum education:
High school diploma or equivalent

Work experience:

On-the-job training:
Short-term on-the-job training

Education level achieved by workers


Sources: New York State Department of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor.