Will “City Bus Driver” be Replaced By Robots? 🤔
100 % Chance of Automation
“City Bus Driver” will definitely be replaced by robots.
This job is ranked #372 out of #702. A higher ranking (i.e., a lower number) means the job is less likely to be replaced.
Drive bus or motor coach, including regular route operations, charters, and private carriage. May assist passengers with baggage. May collect fares or tickets.
- The SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) code is 53-3021.00
- The Mean Annual Wage in the U.S. is $ 41,780.00
- The Mean Hourly Wage is $ 20.00
- Currently, there are 169,680 people on this job
☝️ Information based on the reference occupation “Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity”.
Also Known As…
- Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity
- Transit Operator
- Transit Coach Operator
- Transit Bus Driver
- Motor Coach Operator
- Motor Coach Driver
- Charter Driver
- Charter Coach Driver
- Bus Operator
- Bus Driver
- Transportation Supervisor
- Transit Bus Operator
- Tram Driver
- Trackless Trolley Driver
- Tour Bus Driver
- Stage Driver
- School Bus Driver
- Route Driver
- Public Transit Trolley Driver
- Public Transit Bus Driver
- Motorcoach Operator
- Motorcoach Driver
- Motor Coach Tour Operator
- Motor Coach Bus Driver
- Motor Bus Driver
- Mobile Lounge Driver or Operator
- Jitney Driver
- Interstate Bus Driver
- Delivery Driver
- Day Haul or Farm Charter Bus Driver
- Coach Operator
- CDL Driver (Commercial Drivers License Driver)
Tasks for “City Bus Driver”
- Record information, such as cash receipts and ticket fares, and maintain log book.
- Handle passenger emergencies or disruptions.
- Make minor repairs to vehicle and change tires.
- Report delays or accidents.
- Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort.
- Collect tickets or cash fares from passengers.
- Assist passengers, such as elderly or disabled individuals, on and off bus, ensure they are seated properly, help carry baggage, and answer questions about bus schedules or routes.
- Park vehicles at loading areas so that passengers can board.
- Drive vehicles over specified routes or to specified destinations according to time schedules, complying with traffic regulations to ensure that passengers have a smooth and safe ride.
- Maintain cleanliness of bus or motor coach.
- Load and unload baggage in baggage compartments.
- Inspect vehicles and check gas, oil, and water levels prior to departure.
- Advise passengers to be seated and orderly while on vehicles.
Related Technology & Tools
- Tire pressure gauges
- Emergency first-aid kits
- Wheelchair restraint systems
- Two way radios
- Portable fire extinguishers
- Digital surveillance camera systems
- Bus kneeling systems
- Passenger buses
- Electronic destination signs
- Cell phones
- Lube guns
- Public address PA systems
- Rear lifts
- Passenger vans
- Powered service doors
- Wheelchair lifts
- Tablet computers
- Web browser software
- Microsoft Windows
- Microsoft MapPoint
- AOL MapQuest