Top Ten Best Cities to be an Uber Driver
So what are Top Ten Best Cities to be an Uber Driver?
Where do Uber drivers typically make the most money? New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, or Chicago? Check out our list of estimated Uber Driver Earnings below to find out.
1. New York City $80,839
2. Pittsburgh, PA $46,831
3. Phoenix, AZ $45,926
4. Miami, FL $45,583
5. San Francisco, CA $45,090
6. Chicago, IL $44,990
7. Austin, TX $43,742
8. Portland, OR $43,586
9. Sacramento, CA $43,118
10. Philadelphia, PA $43,024
*(11. Seattle, WA $41,340)
*Note: Uber is currently not operating in the Austin, Texas market — however, before Uber left Austin, it registered high driver earnings (pre-2016), which warranted its inclusion on the list. But, because it technically is not an Uber market (at least for the moment), we’ve included a #11 (Seattle) to round out the list.
Some Other Factors Worth Noting and ultimately tell us the Top Ten Best Cities to be an Uber Driver in:
While these 10 cities reportedly have the highest revenue totals for Uber drivers, it’s worth remembering that some cities have high ‘upfront costs’ (also known as fixed costs), which may detract from revenue earnings, or otherwise make Uber a better job for individuals who are willing to pursue it as a full-time commitment.