Taxi drivers & chauffeurs are most often employed by the Taxi & limousine service industry. The average yearly wage for Taxi drivers & chauffeurs was $27,154 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Taxi drivers & chauffeurs by wage are Textile knitting & weaving machine setters, operators, & tenders, Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand, and Textile winding, twisting, & drawing out machine setters, operators, & tenders.
Taxi drivers & chauffeurs are part of the Transportation Occupations, along with Supervisors of transportation & material moving workers, Aircraft pilots & flight engineers, Air traffic controllers & airfield operations specialists, Flight attendants, Ambulance drivers & attendants, except emergency medical technicians, Bus drivers, Driver/sales workers & truck drivers, Taxi drivers & chauffeurs, Motor vehicle operators, all other, Locomotive engineers & operators, Railroad conductors & yardmasters, Subway, streetcar, & other rail transportation workers, Ship & boat captains & operators, Sailors & marine oilers, & ship engineers, Parking lot attendants, Automotive & watercraft service attendants-, Transportation inspectors, Transportation attendants, except flight attendants, Miscellaneous transportation workers, including bridge & lock tenders & traffic technicians, Crane & tower operators, and Dredge, excavating, & loading machine operators
The top 3 locations that employ the most Taxi drivers & chauffeurs are Sunnyside & Woodside PUMA, NY, Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV, and Washington Heights, Inwood & Marble Hill PUMA, NY. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Taxi drivers & chauffeurs are Sunnyside & Woodside PUMA, NY, Philadelphia City (Near Northeast-West) PUMA, PA, and Miami City (North) PUMA, FL.