• Taxi Drivers
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 29,120
    $22,720 range bar $37,480
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Very Fast Growing
  • Taxi Drivers drive a motor vehicle to transport passengers on an unplanned basis and charge a fare, usually based on a meter.

What do they typically do

  • Operate wheelchair lifts when needed
  • Check their car for problems and do basic maintenance
  • Obey all traffic laws
  • Pick up passengers and listen to where they want to go
  • Drive to passengers' destinations
  • Refuel their car when necessary
  • Help passengers load and unload their luggage
  • Keep both the inside and outside of their car clean

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +3.1%
Job Openings 1,408

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
    • NA
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