Demographic information on Bus drivers in the US. The average age of male Bus drivers in the workforce is 53.8 and of female Bus drivers is 49.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Bus drivers is White.
Data on higher education choices for Bus drivers from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Bus drivers is Business but a relatively high number of Bus drivers hold a major in Natural Resources & Conservation.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Bus drivers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Bus drivers need many skills, but most especially Operation and Control, Operation Monitoring, and Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Bus drivers need more than the average amount of Equipment Maintenance, Repairing, and Operation and Control.
Projections on wages and job growth for Bus drivers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Bus drivers are expected to see a growth of 5.6% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow slower than the national average.