Taxi drivers are most often employed by the Taxi & limousine service industry. The average yearly wage for Taxi drivers was $28,310 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Taxi drivers by wage are Preschool & kindergarten teachers, Shuttle drivers and chauffeurs, and Veterinary assistants & laboratory animal caretakers.
Taxi drivers 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, and 17 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Taxi drivers are Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV, Sunnyside & Woodside PUMA, NY, and Jackson Heights & North Corona PUMA, NY. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Taxi drivers are Sunnyside & Woodside PUMA, NY, Jackson Heights & North Corona PUMA, NY, and Spring Valley & Summerlin South PUMA, NV.